Open Internet Principles for Democracy: Stand Up for Free Online Speech in the Face of Oppressive Governments

Open Internet Principles for Democracy: Stand Up for Free Online Speech in the Face of Oppressive Governments

CIPE calls for feedback on draft open internet principles.

CIPE, NDI, and CIMA call for feedback on the Democratic Framework to Interpret Open Internet Principles.

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Over the last two decades, the internet has profoundly changed how societies operate. People around the world now access and share information at an unprecedented rate. The business community, in particular, has used the internet to increase innovation and productivity, spurring global economic growth. In addition, the internet has transformed the relationship between governments and citizens, as many people use e-democracy tools to demand increased transparency and accountability.