Statements

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WSIS Plenary Statement by the Iran CSOs Training and Research Center on Behalf of the West Asia and Middle East Region

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 3,011 views
The statement calls for the follow-up with the Iranian authorities to inquire about the reasons for the banning of the 2nd Civil Society Regional Forum on the Information Society for the West Asia and Middle East Region on August 23-25, 2005 in Kish Island.

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Statement on behalf of the WSIS Gender Caucus (18 Nov, 2005)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 4,082 views
The statement addressed to national governments calls for the adaptation of multi-stakeholder consultative approach, the funding provision to projects aimed at bridging the gender digital divide, the support of the use of appropriate ICT such as community radio, and the participation of women in the ICT decision-making structures.

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Statement by Florence Etta on behalf of the Telecentre Caucus and the WSIS Gender Caucus (16 Nov, 2005)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 3,905 views
The statement of Florence E. Etta-Akinaina, the ICT Policy Project Kenya co-ordinator, calls for the support to" better policies, more funding, appropriate and efficient organisational and implementation mechanisms which will help release the transformative power of telecentres".

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Women's Statement on Tunisian Human Rights Situation

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 4,649 views
The women's group statement on the blatant violations of human rights, freedom of expression, access to information and freedom of assembly by the Tunisian government circulated during the Phase II of the World Summit on the Information Society in Tunis (November, 2005).

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WSIS Gender Caucus Position on Internet Governance - Prepcom 3 (19 September,2005)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,146 views
The WSIS GC opening position on the issue of internet governance distributed at PrepCom-3 in Geneva.

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WSIS Gender Caucus Briefing Statement I for PrepCom-3 (23 September,2005)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,359 views
The WSIS GC positions in relation to some points debated at PrepCom-3 such as the key principles, the implementation&way ahead mechanism, and the issues of financing and internet governance.

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WSIS Gender Caucus Statement on Internet Governance to WSIS Prepcom 3 Subcommittee A (27 September,2005)

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,163 views
The statement submitted by AMARC Africa, FEMNET, and TERRE DES FEMMES on behalf of the WSIS-Gender Caucus concerns the missing reference to gender in the Chair’s Draft of Chapter 3 on internet governance.

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Gender & FLOSS, Asia Source Tech Camp

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 3,632 views
This statement on Gender and Free/Libre & Open Source Software (F/LOSS) was written by participants of a session on Gender & F/LOSS at the Asia Source Tech Camp, held in Bangalore on 28th January - 4th February, 2005. The Statement looks at gender in the context of the camp, with an aim to inform planning of similar F/LOSS workshops in the future.

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Seoul-Gyeonggi Declaration on the Equal Participation of Women in the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,618 views
This declaration is produced by gender and ICT advocates who met separately after the Women's World Conference 2005, at Sookmyung Women's University to discuss gender and ICT issues at the World Summit for the Information Society (WSIS 2005) that produced the Seoul-Gyeonggi Declaration.

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Rio de Janeiro Commitment

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,973 views
Document produced during the Regional Preparatory Ministerial Conference of Latin America and the Caribbean for the Second Phase of the World Summit on the Information Society.