April 2022 archive

US, EU, and G7 Commitment Will Slow the Splinternet, But More Work Needed

European Union flags flying outside of a building

The Internet Society welcomes the US, EU, and G7 commitment to exempt telecommunications services that support Internet access and the flow of information from their sanctions against Russia on 6 April. The ongoing war in Ukraine has led governments, service providers and other organizations to increasingly consider sanctions and other actions that could irreversibly damage […]

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Remembering Tadao Takahashi

Tadao Takahashi with Internet Hall of Fame logo in background

Today we mourn the passing of Tadao Takahashi on 6 April 2022 at the age of 71. Inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame in 2017, Tadao was a critical Internet pioneer in Brazil, working for over 30 years on expanding Internet access in Brazil and beyond. He was one of the co-founders of the […]

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