UNESCO Privacy Chair

Book and journal selection

  Title: Fostering Freedom Online: The Role of Internet Intermediaries
  Author: Rebecca MacKinnon, Elonnai Hickok, Allon Bar, Hae-in Lim
  ISBN: 978-92-3-100039-3
  Summary: “Fostering Freedom Online: The Role of Internet Intermediaries” is the title of a new title in the UNESCO Internet freedom series. With the rise of Internet intermediaries that play a mediating role on the internet between authors of content and audiences, UNESCO took a joint initiative, with the Open Society Foundations, the Internet Society, and Center for Global Communication Studies at the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg School for Communication, to examine this recent historical phenomenon and how it impacts on freedom of expression and associated fundamental rights such as privacy. Read online
  Remarks: 210 pages. Publisher: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 2014. Language: English.