e-Democracy participative wiki site

As an outcome of discussions during the World e-Democracy Forum (03 - 04 Oct 2007, Paris, France ), and following a public proposal in the last plenary session of this Forum, a first step has been initiated towards the formation of a Dynamic Coalition for e-Democracy at the |Internet Governance Forum (IGF).

The IGF is part of the follow-up of the World Summit on the Information Society(WSIS). For more information concerning Civil Society involvement in the overall IGF process you may check the site of the WSIS Civil Society Working Group on Information Networks Governance ( WSIS-GOV).

Focal Point: Quitterie Delmas assisted by a founding team.
The list of the members of the founding team will be listed soon.

The discussions on the e-democracy mailing list are to started on Monday October 8, giving time for people to register on the list. You are invited to register now to the mailing list. Registration is open to anyone, from any constituency.

Public Mailing List: e-democracy-at- wsis-gov.org

Current list policies

* Message threads are numbered.
* Public archives ( Open to everyone )
* Privacy : The list of members is not disclosed.
* Registration : confirmation and approval.

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