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      IGF 2017: Geneva, Switzerland

      Shape Your Digital Future! 

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      IGF 2015: João Pessoa, Brazil

      Evolution of Internet Governance: Empowering Sustainable Development

       

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      IGF 2018: Paris, France

      The Internet of Trust

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      IGF 2016: Jalisco, Mexico

      Enabling Inclusive and Sustainable Growth

       

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      IGF 2019: Berlin, Germany

      One World. One Net. One Vision

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All IGF 2022 Session Proposals!

All IGF 2022 proposals - workshops, open forums, town halls, networking, lightning, launch/award, Day 0, DC and NRI sessions - are now available for public view. 

IGF 2022 Workshop Proposals

All 246 IGF 2022 workshop proposals currently under evaluation by the MAG have been posted. Key pre-evaluation data on the proposals is also available.

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Join the IGF at EuroDIG on MONDAY 20 JUNE for the launch of the IGF 2022 Youth Track (12:45 UTC) & a workshop on "IG within the UN System" (14:30 UTC). Register below!

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The 17th IGF

The 17th annual IGF meeting will be hosted by the Government of Ethiopia in Addis Ababa from 28 November to 2 December 2022 on Resilient Internet for a Shared Sustainable and Common Future. The IGF 2022 Call for Session Proposals, focused on the programme's five themes, was open until 10 June. All session proposals received have been publishedIGF 2022 intersessional work is also underway.

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Preparing IGF 2022

Preparations for IGF 2022 are ongoing. The First Open Consultations and MAG Meeting was held online from 23 to 25 February. It discussed the calls for feedback & improvements, as well as the call for thematic inputs. The Second IGF 2022 Open Consultations and MAG Meeting will be hosted at the United Nations Office at Geneva from 6 to 8 July 2022

IGF 2021 Outputs

The Sixteenth Annual Meeting of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) was hosted by the Government of Poland under the overarching theme: ‎‎‘’Internet United’’

 

IGF 2021 Summary Report: Internet United

The IGF 2021 Summary report outlines key highlights of the IGF 2021 process and 16th annual IGF meeting. It also contains the thematic messages.

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Messages from Katowice IGF and other IGF 2021 outputs

Click here to see more including the high-level addresses, press releases and other outputs

Donors To The Trust Fund

Government of Switzerland

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) - Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS)

UNINETT Norid

Government of Japan

The Internet Society (ISOC)

Politecnico di Torino

Government of Sweden

Siemens Aktiengesellschaft - Communications / Nokia Siemens Networks

Number Resource Organization (NRO)

auDA Australia's Domain Name Administrator

Government of the United Kingdom

Nominet UK

Government of Portugal - Fundacao Para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia

Ribose Inc

NIC-MEXICO

Verisign

AT&T

Tides Foundation

NIKKEI DigitalCORE

The Internet Society Foundation

Facebook

Google

Government of Norway

Government of Finland

Government of Germany

CISCO

Amazon

IGFSA

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

Summit Strategies International

Coordination Center for TLD RU

European Commission

Government of the United States

European Telecommunication Network Operators' Association

Verizon

The Walt Disney Company

Danish Internet Forum

Government of the Republic of Korea

Afilias Global Registry Services

Microsoft Corporation

The Swiss Education & Research Network (SWITCH)

Nic.at The Austrian Registry

China Energy Fund Committee

Brazilian Internet Steering Committee

Community DNS

MCADE, LLC.

Government of the Netherlands

European Registry for Internet domains (EURid)

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