WSIS+10 Review


The fourth roundtable of Multistatkeholder consultation on the subject of “World Summit on the Information society (WSIS) +10 Review” was held on September 18, 2015 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Silver Oak – II, India Habitat Centre , Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003. This fourth edition of the roundtable discussion was co-organized by Department of Electronics & IT (DeitY) and National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI) which focused on WSIS+10 Review. Based on the UN Resolution 68/302: Modalities for the overall review by the General Assembly of the implementation of the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society, a High-level meeting of the UN General Assembly will be organized on December 15-16, 2015 in New York. Currently the United Nations is facilitating a preparatory process leading to the High-level meeting in December. The main aim of the UN meeting is to do a ten year review of the WSIS outcomes documents, as per Paragraph 111 of the Tunis Agenda, 2005. Dr. Ajay Kumar, Additional Secretary, DeitY chaired the roundtable and the discussions were moderated by Dr. Govind, CEO, National Internet Exchange of India.The consultations were attended by stakeholders from academia, business, civil society, the technical community and government, and also saw remote participation.

Transcript: 4th Round table Transcript Open with pdf

Presentation: Consultation on WSIS Open with pdf