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Groundbreaking disability rights activist Javed Abidi dies at 53
March 06, 2018

The Centre for Internet & Society (CIS) expresses profound regret at the demise of Mr. Javed Abidi, a groundbreaking disability rights activist.

Comments on Guidelines for Indian Government Websites November 26, 2017
Comments on Mobile Accessibility Guidelines January 03, 2018
Why GST Is A Step Backward For The Disabled July 03, 2017
GST - A Barrier to Human Rights for Persons with Disabilities June 24, 2017
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Mozilla is funding a way to support Julia in Firefox
July 10, 2019

Mozilla is funding a project for bringing the Julia programming language to Firefox and the general browser environment.

Discussion on Open Standards with Bernd Erk and Jiten Vaidya July 04, 2019
Rootconf 2019 July 05, 2019
Open Data and Land Ownership May 22, 2019
Sunil Abraham - Key Listener Speech at Wikimedia Summit 2019 May 04, 2019
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Fostering Strategic Convergence in US-India Tech Relations: 5G and Beyond
July 05, 2019

The 2019 G-20 summit underscores the importance of fostering strategic convergence in U.S.-India tech relations.

5G Aspirations and Realities July 02, 2019
Democracy, Digital India and Networks June 09, 2019
The Huawei bogey June 05, 2019
Delayed Cash Flows and NPAs April 28, 2019
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Access to Knowledge (A2K)
Comments on the Draft Copyright (Amendment) Rules, 2019 concerning Statutory Licensing
July 11, 2019

The Centre for Internet & Society gave its comments on the proposed rules 29,30,31 of the Draft Copyright (Amendment) Rules, 2019. The comments were made in response to Notification G.S.R 393(E) published in the Gazette of India on May 30, 2019.

Joining the Dots in India's Big-Ticket Mobile Phone SEP Litigation July 06, 2019
Wikimedia Education SAARC Conference 2019 July 04, 2019
SVG translation workshop Kannada June 29, 2019
Wikisource Workshop at Vigyan Ashram, Pabal June 22, 2019
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Internet Governance
DIDP #34 On granular detail on ICANN's budget for policy development process
July 06, 2019

ICANN has Advisory Committees which help guide the policy recommendations that the ICANN community develops while its Supporting Organizations are charged with developing policy recommendations for a particular aspect of ICANN's operations. Supporting Organizations are composed of volunteers from the community. ICANN publishes a combined budget for all these bodies under the head of policy development and CIS inquired about the financial resources allocated to each of them specifically.

The Impact of Consolidation in the Internet Economy on the Evolution of the Internet July 03, 2019
Picking ‘Wholes’ - Thinking in Systems Workshop June 05, 2019
Can EVM vulnerabilities be used to game the Indian election? June 05, 2019
Announcement of a Three-Region Research Alliance on the Appropriate Use of Digital Identity May 13, 2019
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Call for Essays — #List
July 12, 2019

The [email protected] programme at CIS invites abstracts for essays that explore social, economic, cultural, political, infrastructural, or aesthetic dimensions of the ‘list’. Please submit the abstracts by Wednesday, July 31, 2019.

You auto-complete me: romancing the bot July 11, 2019
#MappingDigitalLabour - Panel discussion on platform-work in Mumbai and New Delhi July 11, 2019
Facebook sees its salvation with its cryptocurrency Libra July 02, 2019
Unpacking video-based surveillance in New Delhi June 20, 2019
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#MappingDigitalLabour - Panel discussion on platform-work in Mumbai and New Delhi, Friday, July 19, Bangalore
Call for essays on #List, please submit abstracts by July 31, 2019