Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural Committee (SOCHUM)


Lin Yin Jie

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Position Paper Committee: SOCHUM Country: Egypt Topic A: A Magna Cart for the internet The Internet in Egypt is built upon various infrastructure, including widespread broadband Internet access via ADSL. A majority of the population has Internet access. To protect the individual freedoms and rights in cyberspace, we Egypt support the internet magna cart. Only five years ago, activists in Egypt carried out protests that inspired the world. The movement forged a new link between on- and offline action, where networks could converge and come alive in the streets in a powerful new form of political activism. The Egyptian government ordered telecommunications companies in the region to cut off...