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- APDIP Internet Governance Headlines: Internet Governance News Headline service primarily directed at Developing Countries in the Asia Pacific. Produced by UNDP.
- Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility: CPSR's website devoted to issues such as Internet filters, encryption, digital signatures, PICS, ethics, NII, and privacy.
- G8 Global Information Society: Pages on initiatives of the G8 (formerly G7) electronic networks and commerce initiatives.
- Governing the DNS Commons: A conference by Computer Professionals For Social Responsibility about ICANN and the Domain Name system. Papers, Audio and Video Feeds, Printable Proceedings. Keynote by Ralph Nader.
- Home--Berkman Center for Internet and Society: The Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School is a research program founded to explore cyberspace, share in its study, and help pioneer its development. Highly active in Internet Public Policy.
- ICANN-Related Content from the Berkman Center for Internet and Society: Complete index of all ICANN-Related Content from the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, including meeting archives, webcasts, and analysis.
- ICANNWatch: Three academics providing a central point for those concerned with the actions and structure of ICANN. Mailing List, Editorial.
- ICANNnot: Not ICANN - Site created to track and provide information on ICANN elections. Excellent realtime tracking and projections based on voter turnout.
- Internet Democracy Project homepage: The Internet Democracy Project seeks to enhance the participation of Internet users worldwide in non-governmental bodies that are setting Internet policy and to advocate that these bodies adhere to principles of open participation, public accountability and human rights.
- Internet Governance: The ACM is broadly interested in issues affecting the growth and development of the Internet, including the creation and activities of organizations that develop technical standards, set policies, and otherwise influence the future of the Net.
- Internet Protocol - Quality of Service Page: Reports the efforts made by ITTC in IP QoS (Quality of Service) research.
- Internet Public Policy Network: The Internet Public Policy Network (IPPN) is a network of Internet policy experts that provide content and services dealing with telecommunications,electronic commerce, and community technology issues. Includes Speakers' Bureau, Directory of Experts, Customized research.
- Internet and Society 1999 - Course Description: Harvard Law School Course on Internet Policy. "This course examines current legal, political, and technical struggles for control/ownership of the global Internet and its content."
- Internet: book reviews: Reviews of books on Internet by Danny Yee from the Electronic Freedom Association of Australia.
- Microsoft and Internet Development: What do computer programmers think about Microsoft's role in the development of the Internet, and the social implications of the underlying technical issues? CorpWatch interview with Harry Hochheiser, Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility.
- New York Times Internet Governance Archives: Archive of Articles on Internet Governance from the New York Times Newspaper.
- Noam Chomsky on Microsoft and Corporate Control of the Internet: CorpWatch interview.
- Noncommercial Domain Name Holders Constituency: Its purpose is to support noncommercial speech and activity on the Internet - and to protect the domain names under which that speech is placed. Currently, we are the only constituency in the ICANN Domain Name Supporting Organisation (DNSO) representing noncommercial speech.
- Open Root Server Confederation: This site describes the Open Root Server Confederation views, organizational structure and plans for fair, open and technically sound implementation of new domain names. This is a confederation of Non-ICANN Domain name systems.
- PFIR - People For Internet Responsibility: People For Internet Responsibility (PFIR) is a global, grassroots, ad hoc network of individuals who are concerned about the current and future operations, development, management, and regulation of the Internet in responsible manners. The goal of PFIR is to help provide a `resource` for individuals around the world to gain an ability to help impact these crucial Internet issues, which will affect virtually all aspects of our cultures, societies, and lives in the 21st century. PFIR is non-partisan, has no political agenda, and does not engage in lobbying.
- Rating the Net: Referenced report on Internet filtering software, by Jonathon Weinberg, Associate Professor, Wayne State University Law School.
- Self-Regulation of Internet Content: A project of the Bertelsmann Foundation dealing with the problem of illegal and harmful content on the Internet.
- The COOK Report On Internet: The COOK Report on Internet is a monthly newsletter focusing on the technology and policy complexities of Internet infrastructure development. Features, Interviews, Reports with free 4000 word summaries of each edition. An excellent specialist resource.
- The Cyber-Federalist Occasional Commentaries: A series of commentaries on the ICANN At Large elections and Internet governance. Edited by Hans K. Klein who is an Assistant Professor in the School of Public Policy at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
- The Roving Reporter: A collective nym for commentry, usually biting and shocking well referenced. Great collection of news and opinion commentry by one of the most informed minds in ICANN watching.
- The US Congressional Internet Caucus: This site contains information about the program and activities of the Advisory Committee and the Congressional Internet Caucus - a bi-partisan `group` of over 100 members of the House and Senate working to educate their colleagues about the promise and potential of the Internet.
- W3C - The World Wide Web Consortium: The World Wide Web Consortium was created to lead the World Wide Web to its full potential by developing common protocols that promote its evolution and ensure its interoperability.