INDIA INTERNET GOVERNANCE FORUM (Syllabus: GS Paper 2 – Governance)

News-CRUX-10     6th December 2023        

Context: The 'India Internet Governance Forum 2023' was recently held in New Delhi

India Internet Governance Forum 2023

  • About: The event aims to address key issues, including building a secure, trusted, and resilient cyberspace for Bharat.
  • Established: In 2021.
  • Held: New Delhi.
  • Theme: Moving Forward – Calibrating Bharat’s Digital Agenda.
  • Association with UN Internet Governance Forum: The India Internet Governance Forum is closely associated with the UN Internet Governance Forum, reflecting a global perspective.

oThe initiative is aligned with international efforts to govern and address internet-related issues.

  • Support: IIGF is supported by a 14-member multi-stakeholder committee representing various sectors, including government, civil society, industries, the technical community, think tanks, and industry associations.