IGF 2021 Third Open Consultations and MAG Meeting Day 1

Event Calendar Date
Wednesday, 29th September, 2021 (08:00 UTC) - Wednesday, 29th September, 2021 (16:00 UTC)
Hosted by IGF Secretariat
MAG&WG Meetings

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Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland

Tempus Room 1

COVID-19 information

Hosted in a hybrid format

The purpose of the Third Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2021 Open consultations and Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) meeting is to advance preparations for the IGF 2021 process and its 16th annual IGF meeting and to take stock of ongoing IGF community intersessional activities and of other relevant Internet governance-related fora.

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Participants List



DAY 1 ::: 29 September 2021




10:00 - 11:00


Opening of the meeting by UN DESA, IGF 2021 Host Country and MAG Chair 

Review and adoption of the agenda and Welcome from MAG Chair

11:00 - 13:00

1. Briefing on the State of Preparations from the IGF Secretariat and the Host Country

  • programme overview and hybrid nature 
  • outreach and engagement
  • capacity development
  • project evaluation 

Followed by discussion 

13:00 - 15:00


14:00 - 14:55 IGF Donors Meeting

15:00 - 15:30


2. Launch of new IGF website 

15:30 - 16:45


3. Updates from IGF intersessional activities and NRIs followed by a discussion on how to strengthen these followed by Q&A

3.1. National, Regional and Youth Initiatives (NRIs)

3.2. Dynamic Coalitions (DCs)

3.3. Best Practice Forums (BPFs)

3.4. Policy Networks (PNs)


16:45 - 18:00

4. Briefings from Other Related/Relevant Initiatives or Organizations followed by Q&A