NetMission Academy 2022 Recruitment

NetMission.Asia 2022 Recruitment Application Period: 20 Sep – 21 Nov 2020 The NetMission Academy offers motivated individuals the chance to further their understanding of Internet Governance issues. Graduates of the academy can become NetMission Ambassadors, working together with a team to build an initiative for the development of the Internet and advance the governance discussions […]

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Asia Pacific Youth IGF 2021

What is yIGF? Organized and facilitated by NetMission.Asia, the Youth IGF occurs in conjunction with the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) annually, to raise awareness and build the capacity for youth to join the Internet governance discussions. Based on the mandate of IGF to bring people together from various stakeholder groups as equals, […]

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Gather&Talk インターネット ホットトピックス 2021 Recruitment

Background 開催背景 私たちは、日常生活をインターネットとテクノロジーにますます依存するようになっており、今こそ若者がインターネットガバナンスに関連する議論に参加する時だと考えています。インターネットガバナンスは一般的に認識されていることではないですが、若者は今後のインターネットの発展にとって重要なステークホルダーのひとつであり、次世代の成長は重要な課題です。このイベントでは、皆で意見を交換できるオープンなプラットフォームを提供し、日本の若者も参加することで、より強いコミュニティとインターネット政策策定に誰もが参加する環境を作る事を目的としています。 With our daily life getting more dependent on the Internet and technology, it is time to call on the youth to participate in Internet governance discourse. Internet governance is new to most of us, however, youth is one of the important stakeholders in building our future Internet, and it is the time […]

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NetMission Insight: Struggling on Fake News During the Mass Protest in Myanmar

Written by Phyo Thiri Lwin Myanmar is one of the countries where millions of social media users exist like all the other countries. As a result, the growing hate speech over the political points of view has increased due to the low rate of media and information literacy. Before the military coup happened, the inner […]

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NetMission Insight: What does ethical technology mean to you?

Written by Jenna Fung Ethics is based on standards of right and wrong that prescribe what one ought to do in terms of rights, obligations, fairness, or specific virtues. (Velasquez et al., 2010) To describe a person who is being ethical generally means someone who is behaving as “right” in a moral sense and following […]

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