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Panel Launches Report & Recommendations For Building an Inclusive Digital Future

An independent expert group appointed by the UN Secretary-General calls on governments, the private sector and civil society, to work together urgently to maximize the benefits and minimize the harms of digital technologies In its report, The Age of Digital Interdependence, presented to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today, a 20-person Panel co-chaired by Melinda Gates [...]

2019-06-24T16:57:33-04:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation Meets in Geneva

UN Secretary-General and Panel Co-Chairs Emphasize the Need for New Ways of Working Together in the Digital Age The UN Secretary-General’s High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation met this week at the United Nations in Geneva to review insights gleaned from its global consultation and discuss ideas for its forthcoming report. Ms. Melinda Gates and Mr. [...]

2019-05-28T03:41:48-04:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

UN Secretary-General’s High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation Meets to Chart Path Forward

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres convened the first in-person meeting of the High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation in New York this week. The Panel, comprising a diverse group of leaders including government ministers, young entrepreneurs, academics, and activists, discussed how collaborative, global approaches could help tackle some of the challenges posed by rapid technological change. [...]

2019-05-28T03:41:48-04:00September 26th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

United Nations Secretary-General Appoints High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres today announced the launch of a High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation “The scale, spread and speed of change made possible by digital technologies is unprecedented, but the current means and levels of international cooperation are unequal to the challenge,” Mr. Guterres said. “Digital technologies make a significant contribution to the [...]

2019-05-28T03:41:48-04:00July 12th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |