News and events


14 Oct
New Zealanders are using the Internet more than ever before, with the latest data from Statistics New Zealand showing a 143% increase in Internet data use between 2013 and 2015. InternetNZ Chief...
12 Oct
As the 54th ICANN Meeting in Dublin approaches, CCWG-Accountability member and InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan Carter sets out his hopes for the meeting, and his firm conviction that a path to...
9 Oct
The winners of the World Summit Awards have today been announced and InternetNZ is delighted to hear that New Zealand has come up trumps in three categories. The World Summit Awards showcase the...
9 Oct
This post shares a referenced chronology of recent accountability-related milestones in the ICANN environment, and offers some thoughts about the stakes at ICANN's Dublin meeting next week. You’ve...
6 Oct
6 October 2015 InternetNZ is pleased by today's announcement of new Government targets for rural Internet connectivity. The new targets would see nearly all New Zealanders able to connect and share...
6 Oct
6 October 2015 With the conclusion of the years-long negotiating process for the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) in the United States this morning, InternetNZ says the wait for the...
30 Sep
At the moment, in New Zealand, there is an independent review of our intelligence and security agencies going on. That has brought out some dedicated protest movements (which you can read about...
24 Sep
A blog post from Ellen Strickland, InternetNZ's Community Programme Director Last Friday, the New Zealand Cyber Security Challenge was held at the University of Waikato, organised by the Cyber...
18 Sep
This is a brief update on the state of play of the two intertwined processes I’ve written about on and off over the past eighteen months: the IANA stewardship transition and the ICANN accountability...
15 Sep
Copyright affects what you can do online. A couple of weeks ago we put up a video asking for your input: Video - passport control at the supermarket Our comic below raises the same question - how can...