About IGI

Internet Governance Institute (IGI) is an initiative established for strengthening Internet Governance at the grass-root level through research, capacity building, awareness, debates and policy intervention across the Asia Pacific. IGI believes in collaboration and operates through the participation of IG related institutions.

Objective

The main objective of IGI is to contribute to strengthening grass root level stakeholders through research, capacity building, awareness, debates, and policy intervention.

Major objectives of IGI are as follows:

  • Research and development on Internet Governance issues,
  • Conduct short and long academic and non-academic online and offline course on Internet Governance,
  • Conduct lectures, symposia, international meetings, conferences, and workshops on Internet Governance,
  • Exchange of researchers and students working in the area of Internet Governance,
  • Do advocacy and promotional activities on Internet Governance related issues and others,
  • Design, develop, distribution and sales of digital and nondigital content on Internet Governance issues,

IGI Courses

Diploma On Internet Governance
Annual IG Schools
IG Learning Materials
Tailored IG Courses

News/Blog

Community Networks: Closing The Digital Divide

Community Networks: Closing The Digital Divide

Nepal is a landlocked least developed country, and according to the International Telecommunication Union, less than 20% of its population are online compared to 87% in developed countries. While connecting some of Nepal’s most remote places isn’t easy, two community network projects are case studies of how it can be […]

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Internet Freedom Shrinking in Asia Pacific

Internet Freedom Shrinking in Asia Pacific

The Internet has evolved in such a way that since January 2018 more than one million people come online for the first time each day connecting 57% of the world’s population to the Internet.[1] With this massive growth of people being connected to the internet the surge in trends of […]

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Facebook, IGI and CAN Federation partner to help boost Nepal SMEs.

Facebook, IGI and CAN Federation partner to help boost Nepal SMEs.

Internet Governance Institute, CAN Federation and Facebook launched a #BoostwithFacebook partnership on Friday to help support local Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) during the current global health crisis. As part of the collaboration, which has the support of the Department of Information Technology, the Ministry of Information Technology, partners will […]

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