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Repository of Experiences and Best practices

Repository of experiences and best practices in international Internet-related public policy issues

Following the decision of the Council Working Group on international Internet-related public policy issues (CWG-Internet) and Council Resolution 1336 (Mod. 2015), this is an online repository of experiences and best practices in international Internet-related public policy issues, as submitted by ITU Member States, and other stakeholders.

Actions on Internet-related public policy issues

IXPs challenges and best practices

Access to the Internet for Persons with Disabilities and specific needs

Building an enabling environment for access to the Internet

"Building an enabling environment for access to the Internet

  1. What are the elements of an enabling environment to promote Internet connectivity?
  2. What are the elements of an enabling environment to promote an affordable Internet?
  3. What are the elements of an enabling environment to promote the quality of access to the Internet?
  4. What are the elements of an enabling environment to build confidence and security in the use of the Internet?
  5. What is the role of Governments in building an enabling environment?"

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Developmental Aspects of the Internet

"Considering the importance of Internet to the global digital economy, all stakeholders are invited to submit their comments on the following key aspects:

1. What are the developmental aspects of the Internet (for example, economic, social, regulatory and technical aspects), especially for developing countries?

2. How can governments and other stakeholders promote the developmental aspects of the Internet?

3. What are the challenges and opportunities?" 



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Public Policy considerations for OTTs

"Considering the rapid development of information and communications technology (ICT) which led to the advent of Internet-based services commonly known as "over-the-top" (hereafter: OTT), all stakeholders are invited to submit their inputs on the following key aspects from policy perspective:
1. What are the opportunities and implications associated with OTT?
2. What are the policy and regulatory matters associated with OTT?
3. How do the OTT players and other stakeholders offering app services contribute in aspects related to security, safety and privacy of the consumer? 
4. What approaches might be considered regarding OTT to help the creation of environment in which all stakeholders are able to prosper and thrive?
5. How can OTT players and operators best cooperate at local and international level? Are there model partnership agreements that could be developed?"

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Bridging the Digital Gender Divide

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