Briefing update: Multistakeholder High-level Body (MHLB)

Event Calendar Date
Monday, 14th June, 2021 (13:00 UTC) - Monday, 14th June, 2021 (14:00 UTC)
Hosted by IGF Secretariat
Public Call

The IGF Secretariat/UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) & the Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Technology kindly invite you to join us for a briefing update on the proposed approach for implementation of the IGF Multistakeholder High-level Body (MHLB).  

This approach takes into account the various written inputs received and consultations that have taken place to date, including those provided for the Options Paper for the Future of Global Digital Cooperation, the response to the Options Paper by the IGF Multistakeholder Advisory Group Working Group on IGF Strengthening and Strategy, and the public online consultation and written inputs submitted in February and March. (A summary of the public online consultation and a list of the written inputs are available on the IGF website.) The final decision and determination of the body’s attributes will be made by the Secretary-General of the United Nations and his Executive Office. 

The one-hour-long consultation will be hosted online on Monday, 14 June 2021, at 13:00 UTC.  



13:00-13:10 Overview by the IGF Secretariat of the proposed approach for implementation of the MHLB (Overall composition, selection process, mandate and functioning) 
13:10-13:50 Participants invited to give feedback on the proposed approach (The feedback will be noted by the facilitators) 
13:50-14:00  Wrap-up 


Registration can be done through the following link:…;

We look forward to welcoming you to this update.