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 Monday, May 11, 2009
Viviane Reding (EU- Commissioner for Information Society and Media) calls for a 'G12 for Internet Governance'

In a video posted on her website on May 4th, 2009, Viviane Reding (EU- Commissioner for Information Society and Media) called for greater transparency and accountability in Internet Governance as of October 2009. Commissioner Reding outlined a new governance model for the internet and called for the  creation of a "G-12 for Internet Governance", an informal group of government representatives that meets at least twice a year and can make, by majority, recommendations to ICANN.

The full transcript of Commissioner Reding's message is available here.