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Global Network Initiative - media coverage & responses (Oct 2008)

Global Network Initiative, a coalition of Internet companies, human rights NGOs and others, agreed to new guidelines in October 2008 "to respond to government censorship and threats to privacy".

Press release, 28 Oct 2008 - with statements by:
NGOs: Center for Democracy & Technology, Committee to Protect Journalists, Human Rights First, Human Rights Watch, World Press Freedom Committee
companies: Google, Microsoft, Yahoo!
academics: Berkman Center for Internet and Society - Harvard Univ., Deirdre Mulligan - Univ. of California-Berkeley School of Information
investors: Boston Common, Calvert, Domini, F&C, Trillium

Media coverage & responses include: