Oct 2015 13

Roundtable Discussion on the Zero-Draft for WSIS+10 Review

India International Centre, New Delhi

This meeting was co-organized by DeitY and National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI) and focussed on the WSIS+10 Review. Dr. Ajay Kumar, Additional Secretary, DeitY chaired the roundtable and the discussions were moderated by Shri Rahul Gosain, Director, DeitY. Rajat Rai Handa from the Internet Democracy Project participated as one of the civil society representatives in the discussion.

As a part of India’s commitment to the multi-stakeholder approach towards Internet governance, the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) hosts a series of roundtables in order to invite comments from relevant stakeholders on key Internet governance issues.

The main objective of this roundtable discussion was to gather valuable stakeholder inputs and comments on the Zero Draft, in relation to the UN General Assembly’s ongoing overall review of the implementation of the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS+10 Review).