News

WG3 Submission to UN Special Rapporteur David Kaye’s Study on Freedom of Expression and the Private Sector in the Digital Age

The FOC Working Group on Privacy and Transparency Online (WG3) has drafted a written submission to the consultation of the UN Special Rapporteur on the Protection and Promotion of the Right to Opinion and Expression for his upcoming report on Freedom of Expression and the Private Sector in the Digital Age. The submission draws upon on the findings […]

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The FOC welcomes Spain as its 29th member

The Freedom Online Coalition (FOC) is pleased to announce Spain as its newest member. By becoming a member, Spain has committed to upholding and advancing the Coalition’s shared goals and values as stated in the FOC Founding Declaration, the Tallinn Recommendations for Freedom Online and Nairobi Terms of Reference. As noted in its letter of intent, “Spain […]

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Events

Freedom Online Conference Ulaanbaatar 2015

The fifth annual Freedom Online Conference, hosted by Mongolia, took place in Ulaanbaatar on the 4th and 5th of May. Representatives from governments, private sector and civil society met to discuss current threats to freedom online and opportunities to strengthen the protection of fundamental freedoms and human rights.  The overarching theme for the Conference was  “Internet Policy Making […]

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