Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural Committee (SOCHUM)


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Country : Mexico Committee : Social Cultural and Humanitarian Committee Topic A : Magna Carta for the Internet

The Magna Carta or Charter of Liberties was signed by King John of England in 1215 established the principle that everyone is subject to the law, even the king, and guarantees the rights of individuals, the right to justice and the right to a fair trial. The internet on the other hand is relatively new global computer network providing a fathomless information and communication facilities. Almost the entire world is subjected to using the internet. Nearly 44% of Mexico’s population use the internet for various reasons. Social Media or ICT Apps are not blocked in the country, neither are Political or social content. However Mexico has faced violence towards online journalists ...