Internet Policy Resources

These are some of the great organisations, blogs, and people I follow to keep up on Internet issues. The list is a work in progress so if you have a suggestion that is a not on the list drop a comment or an email!

You can also check out my Twitter lists for Internet policy organisations and people.



Berkman Center for Internet and Society (US)

Center for Democracy and Technology (US)

Center on Law and Information Policy (US)

Council of Foreign Relation’s Net Politics (US)

Derechos Digitales (Chile)

Digital Citizen (US)

Digital Policy Institute (US)

Digitopoly (US)

Electronic Frontier Foundation (US)

Free Press (US)

Freedom to Tinker by Princeton’s Center for Information Technology Policy (US)

Fundacion Via Libre (Argentina)

Latin America and Caribbean Internet Governance Forum

NetChoice (US)

Open Technology Institute (US)

Privacy Rights (US)

Public Knowledge (US)

Tech Liberation (US)

Tech Policy Lab (US)

X-Lab (US)



Alternatif Bilişim (Turkey)

Bytes for All (Pakistan)

Internet Democracy Project (India)

Internet Policy Observatory Pakistan (iPOP)



ALCEI (Italy)

Associação Nacional para o Software Livre (ANSOL) (Portugal)

ApTI (Romania)

Bits of Freedom (Netherlands)

Chaos Computer Club (Germany)

Digital Rights (Ireland)

digitalcourage (Germany)

Digitale Gesellschaft (Germany)

DFRI (Sweden)

EDRi (Brussels)

Electronic Frontier Finland (EFFI) (Finland)

Forum InformatikerInnen für Frieden und gesellschaftliche Verantwortung (Germany)

Foundation for Information Policy Research (FIPR) (United Kingdom)

Fundacja Nowoczesna Polska (Poland)

Hermes Center for Transparency and Digital Human Rights (Italy)

Internet Society Bulgaria

The IT-Political Association of Denmark (IT-Pol) (Denmark)

Iuridicum Remedium (Czech Republic)

Initiative für Netzfreiheit (IfNf) (Austria)

La Quadrature du Net (France)

Liga voor Mensenrechten (Belgium)

Metamorphosis (Macedonia) (Spain)

Open Rights Group (United Kingdom)

Open State Foundation (Netherlands)

Oxford Internet Institute (OII) (UK)

Pangea – Comunicació per a la Cooperació (Spain)

Panoptykon Foundation (Poland)

quintessenz (Austria)

Society for Open Internet Technologies (Slovakia)

VIBE!AT (Austria)

Vrijschrift (The Netherlands)



7iber (Jordan)

African Declaration on Internet Rights 

Africa Freedom of Information Centre


CIPESA (Africa)

CIVICUS (South Africa)

Internet Society Ghana Chapter

Jordan Open Source Initiative 

Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet)

Media Foundation for West Africa 

Nigeria Internet Governance Forum 

Paradigm Initiative (Nigeria)

SITC (Egypt)



Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI)



Association for Progressive Communications

Best Bits

Coalition Against Unlawful Surveillance Exports (CAUSE)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Citizen Lab

Global Commission on Internet Governance 

Global Voices Advocacy

Internet Jurisdiction

Open Knowledge

Open Media

Privacy International

Ranking Digital Rights


Web Foundation

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)


International Organisations

Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)

– African Network Information Centre (AfriNIC) 

– American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)

Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC)

– Latin America and Caribbean Network Information Centre (LACNIC)

– Regional Internet Registry for Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia (RIPE)


Internet Society




Cisco Policy Blog

Google’s Public Policy Blog

Mozilla’s Net Policy

Verizon Public Policy

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