The 14th Global Internet Governance Forum was held on 25-29 November 2019 in Berlin, Germany. The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the German Chancellor Angela Merkel made keynote opening speeches.The overarching theme was “One World. One Net. One Vision.” focusing mainly on the Sustainable Development Goals and their implementation over the globe.
This year program was developed around 3 themes: Data Governance, Digital Inclusion and Security, Safety, Stability, Resilience.
The 14th IGF brought together around 3700 onsite and around 3000 online participants from 161 countries.
The Armenian IGF, represented by IGC Secretariat Member Lianna Galstyan, actively participated in the Main Session as well as in discussions on various topics.
Member of Parliament Hamazasp Danielyan also participated in the IGF for the first time at the invitation of the German Bundestag.
More information about the IGF key messages can be found here.