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Global Governance Spotlight 4|2020

An Update for the Internet
Reforming global digital cooperation in 2021

Matthias C. Kettemann | Alexandra Paulus
December 2020; 4 pages


In this Global Governance Spotlight 4|2020, Matthias C. Kettemann and Alexandra Paulus explain to what extend 2021 can bring significant opportunities for an "update of the internet". The challenges for the international community have increased rapidly in recent years. Improved international cooperation and the implementation of already formulated cyber norms could fundamentally reform global digital policy. In this spotlight, the two authors explain which steps are necessary to achieve this.

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