Internet governance

  • internet governance is the development and application of shared principles, norms, rules, decision-making procedures, and programs that shape the evolution and use of the internet. this article describes how the internet was and is currently governed, some of the controversies that occurred along the way, and the ongoing debates about how the internet should or should not be governed in the future.[1]

    internet governance should not be confused with e-governance, which refers to governments' use of technology to carry out their governing duties.

  • background
  • definition
  • history
  • governors
  • media freedom
  • globalization and governance controversy
  • see also
  • sources
  • references
  • further reading
  • external links

Internet governance is the development and application of shared principles, norms, rules, decision-making procedures, and programs that shape the evolution and use of the Internet. This article describes how the Internet was and is currently governed, some of the controversies that occurred along the way, and the ongoing debates about how the Internet should or should not be governed in the future.[1]

Internet governance should not be confused with e-governance, which refers to governments' use of technology to carry out their governing duties.