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Posted: Intersessional Outputs

IGF Best Practice Forum and Policy Network outputs are now available on: Cybersecurity, Gender & Digital Rights, Internet Fragmentation, and Meaningful Access

IGF 2023 1st OC & MAG Meeting

All stakeholders are invited to participate onsite or online in the First IGF 2023 Open Consultations & MAG Meeting hosted at the UN Office at Vienna from 8 to 10 March 2023.

Addis Ababa IGF Messages

The final version of the IGF Addis Ababa Messages is now available! Access this important IGF 2022 outcome document here and below.

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IGF 2022 Outputs: Addis Ababa Messages, Summary Report & More

Please visit IGF 2022 Outputs for this year's Messages, Summary Report, individual session reports, session transcripts, photos, videos, and more.

IGF 2022
Taking Stock of 2022 & Suggesting Improvements for 2023

All IGF stakeholders are invited to submit reflections on this year's meeting to assist with the planning for the IGF 2023 programme. The call for feedback, or 'stocktaking process', on the organizational, logistical, and structural aspects of IGF 2022 is an annual IGF tradition. The results will be compiled in a synthesis paper and presented to the first meeting of the IGF Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) in 2023.

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The First Open Consultations and in-person Meeting of the MAG will be hosted from 8 to 10 March 2023 at the UN Office at Vienna, Austria. 
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The IGF Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) has announced its membership for 2023. This year's members, appointed by the UN Secretary-General, come from across regions and stakeholder groups. We warmly invite all to consult the new 2023 MAG members list here!
IGF 2022 Daily Bulletin
For those who missed or wish to relive IGF 2022, Daily Bulletins (in both English and French) and Media Wrap-Ups are available, providing an at-a-day view of the IGF week. Draft editions of the Addis Ababa IGF Messages and Addis Ababa IGF Summary Report can also be consulted.

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Verisign

NIKKEI DigitalCORE

Microsoft Corporation

European Registry for Internet domains (EURid)

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) - Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS)

Government of Finland

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

The Swiss Education & Research Network (SWITCH)

Government of Portugal - Fundacao Para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia

Tides Foundation

Government of the Netherlands

Coordination Center for TLD RU

The Walt Disney Company

AT&T

Nic.at The Austrian Registry

Facebook

Government of the United Kingdom

Government of Germany

Government of Japan

Number Resource Organization (NRO)

Brazilian Internet Steering Committee

The Internet Society Foundation

European Commission

Nominet UK

China Energy Fund Committee

NIC-MEXICO

Politecnico di Torino

Community DNS

Government of the United States

Google

Government of Switzerland

Government of Sweden

Verizon

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MCADE, LLC.

Government of Norway

Afilias Global Registry Services

Amazon

Siemens Aktiengesellschaft - Communications / Nokia Siemens Networks

European Telecommunication Network Operators' Association

Ribose Inc

The Internet Society (ISOC)

auDA Australia's Domain Name Administrator

Summit Strategies International

Danish Internet Forum

CISCO

Government of the Republic of Korea

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