what is the digital divie?

What is the digital divide?

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Internet Freethink has written an excellent report on defining the digital divide. According to Doug Dias, the digital divide “has left over 40 million Americans without access to reliable internet. The pandemic has kickstarted initiatives to change that.” Read the report here.

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The State of AI Ethics – report

This report was prepared by the Montreal AI Ethics Institute — an international non-profit research institute helping people understand the societal impacts of AI and equippingthem to take action. The report brings forward the most important developments that caught the authors’ attention at the Montreal AI Ethics Institute this past quarter. Their goal is to […]

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WSIS Forum 2020

WSIS+15 – 2020: virtual workshops final week 7-10 Sept. 2020

Virtual Workshops and Special Tracks: Starting from 22 June 2020Final Week: 7–10 September 2020 The final week of the Virtual WSIS Forum 2020 will take place on 7-10 September 2020, consisting of policy statements, interactive high-level dialogues, a WSIS Prize ceremony, a ministerial round table as well as a series of WSIS Action Line facilitation meetings. The WSIS […]

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UN women

Virtual Townhall Meeting of Civil Society and United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres – August 31, 2020

Owing to the cancellation of the Commission on the Status of Women earlier this year, the Secretary-General’s annual consultation with women’s civil society was postponed. The virtual townhall will provide an opportunity in this moment for women’s civil society organization to engage with the Secretary-General on the issue of the COVID-19 crisis, sharing their experiences […]

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AI for Good 2020

AI for Good 2020 online

The AI for Good Global summit which was cancelled due to covid19 is now online until the end of the year. You may register and listen to speakers and participate in virtual events and discussions. The goal this year is to identify progress towards UN Sustainable Development Goals Accelerate solutions for global impact Scale practical […]

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