Human Rights and Internet Infrastructure

standard or substandard?

Niels ten Oever

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Standards bodies, infrastructure providers, internet governance organizations and operators are getting more attention nowadays, but how are these institutions impacting human rights?

In this talk we'll introduce you to the slippery acronym world of the IETF, ICANN, IEEE, ITU, 3GPP, RFCs, IXPs, RIRs and we promise you won't be bored!

We'll try tot uncover parts that are crucial for what is (im)possible on the Internet, but that normally stay hidden. As a bonus we'll show you what you can do!

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