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IGF 2023 Call for Thematic Inputs
All stakeholders are invited to submit inputs to help plan the thematic focus of IGF 2023 and its 18th annual meeting, until the deadline: 31 January 2023.
IGF 2022 Stocktaking
The process to take stock of IGF 2022 & suggest improvements for 2023 closed on 16 January. All inputs are available HERE.
Meet the 2023 MAG
Meet the IGF Multistakeholder Advisory Group for 2023! There are 11 new members from across stakeholder groups and countries. See all members.
The IGF 2023 intersessional work and the 18th annual IGF meeting are being planned. During the First IGF 2023 Open Consultations and MAG Meeting, it was decided that the IGF 2023 overarching theme is ''The Internet We Want - Empowering All People''. The programme is developing around eight sub-themes: AI & Emerging Technologies; Avoiding Internet Fragmentation; Cybersecurity, Cybercrime and Online Safety; Data Governance and Trust; Digital Divides and Inclusion; Global Digital Governance and Cooperation; Human Rights and Freedoms; and Sustainability & Environment. The Second IGF 2023 Open Consultations and MAG Meeting will take place on 10-12 July at the UN Office at Geneva (UNOG), Switzerland.
Please visit IGF 2022 Outputs for this year's Addis Ababa IGF Messages, Summary Report, individual session reports, session transcripts, reports from the intersessional work, youth and parliamentary tracks, outputs from NRIs, annual meeting photos, videos, and more.
IGF Community Updates
Donors to Trust Fund
Government of the Netherlands
China Energy Fund Committee
European Registry for Internet domains (EURid)
Government of Germany
Nic.at The Austrian Registry
The Walt Disney Company
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)
Government of Portugal - Fundacao Para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia
Government of Japan
Government of Sweden
The Internet Society (ISOC)
European Telecommunication Network Operators' Association
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft - Communications / Nokia Siemens Networks
Government of the Republic of Korea
Government of the United States
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) - Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS)
Danish Internet Forum
The Internet Society Foundation
The Swiss Education & Research Network (SWITCH)
Summit Strategies International
auDA Australia's Domain Name Administrator
Government of Norway
Afilias Global Registry Services
Government of Switzerland
Government of Finland
Coordination Center for TLD RU
Politecnico di Torino
Number Resource Organization (NRO)
Government of the United Kingdom
Brazilian Internet Steering Committee
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