The declaration promotes a shared imaginative and prescient for an open, trusted and safe Web for all
April 28, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario
The Web is the spine of the worldwide financial system. It permits us to remain related with our colleagues, pals and family members. Additionally it is a robust enabler of innovation, entrepreneurship, free expression and social change for individuals all all over the world. Nonetheless, in recent times, the Web has come below menace from dangerous actors in search of to undermine these advantages and trigger hurt. That is why the Authorities of Canada is dedicated to supporting an Web that’s open, trusted, interoperable and safe for the advantage of all Canadians.
Right now, the Honourable Francois-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Business, introduced Canada is becoming a member of trusted companions in endorsing the Declaration for the Future of the Internet. By signing the declaration, Canada is committing to work with like-minded companions to affirm and promote the shared imaginative and prescient of an open, trusted and safe Web that fosters democratic values and respect for human rights.
Companions on this declaration are inviting others who share this imaginative and prescient to affix in working collectively, with civil society and different stakeholders, to affirm guiding rules for the way forward for the worldwide Web.
Within the coming months, Canada will proceed to take part within the dialogue with companions on the way to totally notice the rules of the declaration.