Internet and Human Rights

Session description:

The Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services (DTPS) in collaboration with ISOC-Gauteng, the SACF and the hosts of iWeek, is convening a National Internet Governance Forum (IGF) as part of iWeek.

In this session, the panelists look are the influence Internet openness have on economic growth, and debate whether Internet rights are any different from human rights.

Anriette Esterhuysen – Executive Director, Association for Progressive Communications

Tusi Fokane, Executive Director, Freedom of Expression Institute
Fortune Migwili-Sibanda    – Public Policy & Government Relations Manager, Google SA

Target audience:

Government, business, civil society, academia

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Venue: Orange room
Cost: FREE
Date: 23 September, 2016
Start time: 9:00
Maximum: 140