Call to Protect the Public Core of the Internet

Global Commission Proposes Definition of the Public Core of the Internet

A working group of the GCSC conducted a broad survey of experts on communications infrastructure and cyber defense to assess which infrastructures were deemed most worthy of protection. Accordingly, the Commission defines the phrase “the public core of the Internet” to include packet routing and forwarding, naming and numbering systems,

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Contribution from the Research Advisory Group

GCSC Issue Brief 2: Briefing and Memos from the Research Advisory Group

The briefing and memos included in this issue were developed by independent researchers working within the GCSC Research Advisory Group. The papers included here were submitted to the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) in order to support its deliberations in Bratislava in May in 2018.  

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Call to Action

Global Commission Urges Protecting Electoral Infrastructure

Bratislava, May 23, 2018 - The Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) decided to advocate a prohibition on the disruption of elections through cyber attacks on the technical infrastructure that supports elections.

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Thought Piece

Protecting the Electoral Process and its Institutions

Prepared by Sean Kanuck, January 2018. This thought piece is prepared for the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) to (a) facilitate its understanding of critical cyber security issues related to protecting the democratic institutions necessary to conduct free and fair elections, and (b) identify key topics that

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Thought Piece

Towards a Holistic Approach for Internet Related Public Policy Making

Prepared by Wolfgang Kleinwachter, January 2018. Can the Helsinki Process of the 1970s be a Source of Inspiration to Enhance Stability in Cyberspace?

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Contribution from the Research Advisory Group

GCSC Issue Brief 1: Briefings and Memos from the Research Advisory Group

The briefings and memos included in this issue were developed by independent researchers working within the GCSC Research Advisory Group. The papers included here were submitted to the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) in order to support its deliberations in New Delhi in November 2017.

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Request for Proposals

GCSC Request for Proposals: Call for Research

As a result of the Commission Meeting in Delhi the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) issued a set of Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for four research projects. The deliverable product is a report that upholds to the standards of an academic journal to inform the deliberations of the

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Call to Action

Call to Protect the Public Core of the Internet

NEW DELHI, Nov. 21, 2017, The Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) today released a call to action by all Internet stakeholders to safeguard the general availability and integrity of the Internet. GCSC Commissioners issued a "Call to Protect the Public Core of the Internet". The declaration urges

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Request for Proposals

RESEARCH PROJECT 1: THE PUBLIC CORE OF THE INTERNET

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) [CLOSED]: As a result of the First Full GCSC Meeting in Tallinn, the Commission issued a set of Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for the first Research Project on the Public Core of the Internet. This project consists of five lots: 1A – Defining the Public core of the Internet

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