[bestbits] Fw: [Igfregionals] Fw: [IGFmaglist] World Economic Forum - Davos 2018 "Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World”

Jeremy Malcolm jmalcolm at eff.org
Mon Jan 22 14:56:11 EST 2018

On 19/1/18 7:13 pm, parminder wrote:
> On Friday 19 January 2018 11:23 PM, Jeremy Malcolm wrote:
>> I actually agree with Parminder on this (yes, it does happen). Not
>> that I think that the IGF shouldn't be able to be represented in an
>> official way at other international institutions. On the contrary, I
>> strongly believe that it should be able to do so, 
> That might be one view, but it was not ever proposed nor agreed to by,
> lets use the term, "IGF community".

"The mandate of the Forum is to: ...

(b) Facilitate discourse between bodies dealing with different
cross-cutting international public policies regarding the Internet and
discuss issues that do not fall within the scope of any existing body. ...

(c) Interface with appropriate intergovernmental organizations and other
institutions on matters under their purview. ...

(g) Identify emerging issues, bring them to the attention of the
relevant bodies and the general public, and, where appropriate, make

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