Azerbaijan plans to conduct Internet governance forum

ICT Materials 31 January 2012 15:33 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 31 / Trend H. Valiyev /

The Azerbaijani government will make a decision to hold an Internet Governance Forum (IGF), the Azerbaijani Communications and IT Ministry told Trend on Tuesday.

Earlier, the UN appealed to the Azerbaijani government with a proposal to hold the forum on Internet usage.

According to information received, this will be the largest event, ever and timed to coincide with the opening of the International Telecommunications Exhibition BakuTel-2012, to be held in November. Around 3000 representatives from different countries are expected to participate in the forum.