We carry out innovative scholarly and policy oriented research that contributes to the global internet policy debate.

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 Global Internet Governance as a diplomacy issue

Global Internet Governance as a diplomacy issue

31 March 2017

Multidisciplinary conference address’ ‘Global Internet Governance as a Diplomacy issue’ for the first time.

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Joint Committee hears expert witness - Dr Brandon Valeriano

27 March 2017

Joint Committee looks at the issue of international cyber norms and governance.

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Discussing the case of Samara Ullah

25 February 2017

Dr Brandon Valeriano appeared on Wales Today to discuss the case of Samara Ullah.


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We conduct research into the multidirectional relationship between the internet and global politics.



Our members specialise in global security, human rights, internet governance, law, the media and politics.



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