The AWII joins the Global Network of Internet & Society Research Centers (NoC)

The Arab World Internet Institute is glad to become part of the Global Network of Internet and Society Research Centers (NoC). The NoC was launched by a group of academic centers in 2012 in recognition of the lack of internationally coordinated research and engagement activities in issues concerning the Internet and related technologies. The NoC … Continue reading The AWII joins the Global Network of Internet & Society Research Centers (NoC)

The promotion of Arabic language on the Internet and in multi-stakeholder processes

UNESCO, together with The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), and in cooperation with the International Centre for Terminology (INFOTERM) have initiated in 2013 the project entitled “Developing language tools and building institutional capacities with respect to the promotion of Arabic language on the Internet and in mulita-stakeholder processes”, with the aim to … Continue reading The promotion of Arabic language on the Internet and in multi-stakeholder processes

Launch Development of Glossary on Internet Governance for Arabic Speakers

UNESCO, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and the Internet Society (ISOC) are finalizing a framework to establish an Arabic glossary of Internet governance terms to support engagement in multistakeholder Internet governance processes by Arabic-speaking communities. Participation of all stakeholder and geographical communities is essential for a healthy and vibrant Internet ecosystem. … Continue reading Launch Development of Glossary on Internet Governance for Arabic Speakers

The AWII joins the UN Global Compact

The Arab World Internet Institute joined the UN Global Compact, world’s largest sustainability initiative : A call to companies to align strategies and operations with universal principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption, and take actions that advance societal goals. By adhering to the UN Global Compact’s, the Institute commit to Ten Principles derived from: the … Continue reading The AWII joins the UN Global Compact