10 September 2007

2007-09-13 CoE, Strasbourg - Pan-European conference on ethics and human rights in the information society

On 13 and 14 September the Council of Europe will host a pan-European conference on the ethical dimensions of the information society, organised in conjunction with UNESCO and the French Commission for UNESCO. The aims of the conference are:
  • to identify ethical and human rights issues connected with information and communication technologies and the way ICT are used;
  • to raise stakeholders' awareness of these issues;
  • to contribute to the UNESCO code of ethics project and make operational recommendations;
  • to promote the development of regional and inter-regional networks and co-operation.