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IGF 2020 Village Booth #14 Columbia Global Freedom of Expression

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Columbia University's Global Freedom of Expression initiative seeks to advance understanding of the international and national norms and institutions that best protect the free flow of information and expression. It does this by managing a case law databases on freedom of expression in English, Spanish and Arabic, and a teaching portal, running an award for the best legal judgments protecting freedom of expression, as well as through other research and cooperative projects. At the IGF 2020, the initiative plans to highlight model case judgments, it's databases, and teaching portal. The booth will also be used to talk to the IGF attendees about interesting and new court judgments from their countries and to identify pro-bono researchers to contribute to the initiative's work.