Riyadh to Host Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2024

Riyadh will host the 19th edition of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) at the King Abdulaziz International Conference Center from December 15th to 19th, 2024. The IGF, organized annually by the United Nations, brings together global experts to discuss and shape international policies and trends in internet governance in a collaborative manner involving governments, the private sector, and non-profit organizations.
IGF aims to discuss policy issues related to internet governance, exchange experiences, information, and best practices, and identify emerging digital challenges and solutions to enhance international cooperation and raise awareness.
This hosting highlights Saudi Arabia’s significant capabilities in the field of communications, information technology, and digital government, as well as its excellence in many areas in line with the programs and initiatives of Saudi Vision 2030. It also underscores its leading role in promoting digital inclusion and bridging the digital divide worldwide, contributing to the building of a prosperous and inclusive digital economy for all, in line with the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.

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