InternetNZ has today released its submission to Parliament Justice Committee responding to a new Privacy Bill. The Government introduced the Privacy Bill in April this year to modernise our 25-year-...
GDPR, like New Zealand’s Privacy Act, aims to protect the fundamental right
It's geek pride day!
This week we launched our latest Position Paper, "Solving Digital Divides Together". Policy Director Ellen Strickland looks at why we are talking about digital divides, and where InternetNZ wants to...
Last week I went to RightsCon2018 in Toronto, Canada. I'm back, rested and un-jetlagged (mostly) so I figured I'd take some time to reflect on RightsCon.
For this funding year, $100,000 was available for individuals or organisations whose research is focused on the Internet. The latest Internet research round opened at NetHui in November 2017. We...
This week New Zealand Work Research Institute (AUT) will launch its latest findings from The World Internet Project New Zealand alongside the launch of InternetNZ’s position paper Solving Digital...
What's a RightsCon you ask? It's a global conference, similar in style to the Internet Governance Forum or NetHui, but focussed on human rights online.
Hate and the Internet will open the floor for a conversation on Internet trolls and hateful comments – from race and religion, to sexual orientation, disability, and gender and our right to freedom...
The line that runs through this week's blog is "how dystopic our future becomes depends on what we do next", hitting the topics of encryption, artificial intelligence, and of course, computer games.