Centre for Internet & Society

34th SCCR: Observer Statements on Proposal for Analysis of Copyright related to the Digital Environment

by Anubha Sinha

Observers made the following statements on GRULAC's proposal on analysis of copyright related to the digital environment on 5th May 2017.

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Mini TTT and MWT held in Kolkata

by Tito Dutta

A regional version of Train The Trainer and MediaWiki Training was recently conducted in Kolkata.

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Preliminary research result on Wikipedia gender gap in India

by Ting-Yi Chang

Since June 2016, Ting-Yi Chang from the University of Toronto has worked with the CIS-A2K team to conduct action research on the Wikipedia gender gap in India. The research aims to improve the understanding of the gender gap (imbalance) issue in the Indian Wikipedia communities while examining local interventions.

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Continuing community engagement: Communities of interest and Quarrying

by Manasa Rao

In telling the stories of Indian Wikipedians, we bring to you the story of Dr. Diptanshu Das, a doctor and avid Wikipedian, working with WikiProject Medicine who recently approached CIS-A2K with a technical request.

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34th SCCR: Observer Statements on Limitations and Exceptions for Educational and Research Institutions

by Anubha Sinha

Observers made the following statements on discussion around limitations and exceptions for educational and research institutions on 3rd May 2017.

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34th SCCR: Observer Statements on Limitations and Exceptions for Libraries and Archives

by Anubha Sinha

Observers made the following statements on the agenda of limitations and exceptions for libraries and archives on 3rd May 2017.

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34th SCCR: A Summary Report

by Anubha Sinha

The 34th session of the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR) was held from 1st- 5th May 2017 at Geneva, Switzerland. Anubha Sinha attended the session and provides an update on the status of discussions and noteworthy emerging/unsolved debates in the Committee.

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34th SCCR: CIS Statement on the Proposal for Analysis of Copyright Related to the Digital Environment

by Anubha Sinha

Anubha Sinha, attending the 34th Session of the World Intellectual Property Organization (“WIPO”) Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (“SCCR”) at Geneva from 1 May, 2017 to 5 May, 2017, made this statement during the discussion on the Proposal for Analysis of Copyright Related to the Digital Environment.

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