The International Chamber of Commerce Business Action to Support the Information Society (ICC BASIS) co-organised a workshop with the Government of Egypt and the Internet Society to focus global discussion on how to make sure access to the Internet is feasible and beneficial for everyone.
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Collaboration of all stakeholders essential to steer future of work in the digital economy to one of inclusive growth
Increased multistakeholder efforts are necessary to address the profound impact the digital revolution is having on the characteristics of work and employment.
At the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) which took place last week in Guadalajara, Mexico, business, civil society, technical community and government scoped out the frameworks needed to leverage new ‘Internet of things’ technology in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The 11th Internet Governance Forum (IGF) got underway in Guadalajara, Mexico on Tuesday, the first edition of the annual meeting to take place since a United Nations’ 10-Year Review of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS +10), in 2015, extended the IGF mandate for a further 10 years.
In an age when it is hard to imagine a business that does not use the Internet in its daily operations, business inclusion in discussions that shape the policies and development of the Internet — and the information society – is more vital than ever.
The International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) Commission on Digital Economy has announced the appointment of three new Vice-Chairs, extending regional and sector representation of its current leaders.
Achievements of 10 years of multistakeholder cooperation highlighted in annual WSIS review and resolution
Playing an active role at the 19th Session of the UN Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD), ICC encouraged member states’ recognition of Internet Governance Forum (IGF) improvements in its annual review of World Summit on Information Society (WSIS) outcomes implementation.
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) welcomed today the formation of the new Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) responsible for steering preparation of the annual Internet Governance Forum (IGF).
We are coming to the end of a busy but satisfying year here at ICC. Before we head into 2016 though, we have been reflecting on the ways in which the world business organization has served global business this year. Following are six of our highlights:
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS) applauds the decision that endorses the global multistakeholder community’s collective management of the Internet.