Sixth Annual Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will be held on 27- 30 September in Nairobi, Kenya
Over 1,500 people – representing governments, civil society, intergovernmental organizations, academic and technical communities and the private sector – are expected to participate in the forum to be held at the UN Office in Nairobi (UNON) under the main theme: “Internet as a catalyst for change: access, development, freedoms and innovation”.
Over 500 people have already registered to participate, including representatives from 59 developing and 22 developed countries in different world regions. The event will include over 100 workshops organized by partner organizations. The Assistant-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, Mr. Thomas Steltzer, will represent UN DESA at this event.
For more information: http://www.intgovforum.org/cms/