Nice to see this list is back after the hiatus. I have heard that the Civil Society groups have been having trouble at the WSIS prepcoms. I do not see how a world information SOCIETY can be discussed without a full and adequate treatment of the concerns of the Civil Society representatives.
simon On Monday, September 29, 2003, at 09:22 AM, Karen Higgs wrote: > At the United Nations' World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS), > to be held in Geneva in December, governments will agree on a > declaration and action plan that could enhance or hinder access to ICTs > for the vast majority of the world's population. The Association for > Progressive Communications (APC) and the CRIS Campaign have been > following the WSIS process and their publication - "Involving Civil > Society in ICT Policy: the World Summit on the Information Society" - > highlights some of the principal issues at stake. > -- www.simonwoodside.com :: www.openict.net :: www.semacode.org 99% Devil, 1% Angel ------------ ***GKD is solely supported by EDC, a Non-Profit Organization*** To post a message, send it to: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To subscribe or unsubscribe, send a message to: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>. In the 1st line of the message type: subscribe gkd OR type: unsubscribe gkd Archives of previous GKD messages can be found at: <http://www.edc.org/GLG/gkd/>