‘Case studies on Internet censorship:
Future challenges to freeexpression online and the role and possibilities of the FOEonlinecoalition within the IGF process.’
Monday, 12 November
17:30 – 19:00
Introductory presentations by:
Policy Communications Director, Google
Campaigns Manager, Amnesty International UK
Open Net Initiative
World Press Freedom Committee
Moderator: Christian Möller
Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media
The IGF Secretariat has presented the schedule for the 2007 IGF in Rio from 12-15 November (MS Excel file).
The FOEonline Coalition will have a meeting on the opening day of the IGF, Monday 12 November at 17:30 in the Imperial Meeting Room.
Speakers include Nicholas Dearden (amnesty international) and Julien Pein (former internet desk of Reporters without Borders).
The Council of Europe, the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media and UNESCO will jointly host a workshop at the 2007 IGF in Rio.
The workshop “Freedom of Expression as a Security Issue” will take place after the opening ceremony on the first day of the IGF, Monday 12 November at 13:30 in the room Versailles II.
The outline of the workshop can be seen here. Speakers include representatives from Brazil, India, the Council of Europe and Google. A list of ‘confirmed participants’ for the discussion will be circulated closer to the event.