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      Shape Your Digital Future! 

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      Evolution of Internet Governance: Empowering Sustainable Development

       

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      The Internet of Trust

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      Enabling Inclusive and Sustainable Growth

       

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      One World. One Net. One Vision

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IGF 2022 High-Level Track

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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 and ofive constituent themes aligned with the Secretary-General's envisioned Global Digital Compact. The IGF 2022 Schedule (document version) is published and registration is available (participants list). IGF 2022 intersessional work is also underway. Please access the Host Country Website for Practical information on Visas and Hotels.

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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 was hosted at the United Nations Office at Geneva from 6 to 8 July 2022. The intersessional work is also under implementation, open to everyone to participate. Subscribe to its mailing lists to connect with the existing networks. 

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

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Donors to the Trust Fund

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

Government of the United Kingdom

Verisign

Amazon

Government of the Republic of Korea

Microsoft Corporation

Siemens Aktiengesellschaft - Communications / Nokia Siemens Networks

UNINETT Norid

NIC-MEXICO

Nominet UK

Summit Strategies International

Community DNS

Government of Sweden

China Energy Fund Committee

European Registry for Internet domains (EURid)

European Commission

Nic.at The Austrian Registry

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

IGFSA

Facebook

The Internet Society (ISOC)

The Walt Disney Company

Government of Germany

Government of Japan

The Swiss Education & Research Network (SWITCH)

Danish Internet Forum

NIKKEI DigitalCORE

auDA Australia's Domain Name Administrator

Number Resource Organization (NRO)

Politecnico di Torino

CISCO

Brazilian Internet Steering Committee

MCADE, LLC.

The Internet Society Foundation

Afilias Global Registry Services

Government of Norway

Government of the Netherlands

Coordination Center for TLD RU

Verizon

European Telecommunication Network Operators' Association

AT&T

Government of Finland

Ribose Inc

Google

Government of Portugal - Fundacao Para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia

Government of the United States

Tides Foundation

Government of Switzerland

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