Freedom On The Net

About Since 2014, as GNET and in partnership with independent researcher Carolina Rossini, IRIS is responsible for the formulation of the Brazilian Freedom on the Net report, which seeks to measure the degree of freedom on the Internet all around the world. Working on Freedom on the Net involves a lot of research on regulatory,…

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Annals of the I Seminar on Internet Governance and the Brazilian Civil Rights Framework for the Internet: freedom, privacy and democracy

The annals include lectures given by panelists, as well as expanded abstracts of articles submitted to the working groups of the seminar. On the first section of the book are the contributions of the panelists, who shared their visions on the following subjects: Internet governance; the Brazilian Civil Rights Framework for the Internet; freedom of…

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Freedom of Speech Seminar

In a partnership with the Federal University of Minas Gerais’ Human Rights Clinic, this seminar took place between November 3 and 5, 2015, in Belo Horizonte. It discussed subjects pertaining to political sciences, Law and social communication, as well as limits on freedom of speech, the right to truth and the right to be forgotten,…

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Startups, Innovation and Law

Startups, Innovation and Law Description:  From June 2016 to December 2016, the Institute for Research on Internet and Society worked with partners and with the Minas Gerais State Legislature on the public discussions regarding the consolidation of a pioneering legal framework aimed at supporting startups in the State. Known for its innovation hubs, such as…

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