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New website and a new director

We have made a brand new website so that it will be easier for you to know us and our work. Easier for our staff to write news and allow you to follow what we are working towards. Many things


New IMMI steering committee

According to the IMMI resolution the Ministry of Education and Culture is required to work on the resolution’s progression. On the 3rd of May 2012 the minister put together a steering committee which was tasked with analysing and researching the legal framework

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Open Letter to Icelandic minister of Interior

Today, a group of forty security, privacy and human rights advocates and organizations from around the world released an open letter to Ögmundur Jónasson, Icelandic minister of interior, regarding the ongoing discussions on the possibility of establishing Internet pornography censorship

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ChokePoint Project, IMMI & Liberit join forces

Reykjavík/Amsterdam/Budapest, November 8th 2012 Today ChokePoint Project, International Modern Media Institute (IMMI) and Liberit announce their collaboration on Digital Rights Watch (DiRiWa), a collaborative database for mapping the communications and information rights in the world. The organizations, having worked separately

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IMMI progress report delivered at Icelandic Parliament

Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Iceland’s Minister of Education, Culture and Science gave a report to Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, on the progress of the parliamentary resolution commonly known as the Icelandic Modern Media Initiative, or IMMI. The resolution from 2010 calls for