Postgraduate summer course on “INTERNET GOVERNANCE, CIVIL SOCIETY AND PUBLIC POLICY ADVOCACY”, Central European University, Budapest


Course Dates: July 8-19, 2013
Location: Central European University (CEU), Budapest, Hungary,
Detailed course description: http://

Course Directors:
– Susan Abbott, Center for Global Communication Studies, Annenberg School, University of Pennsylvania, USA
– Kate Coyer, Center for Media and Communication Studies and Departmentof Public Policy, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
– Leslie Harris, Center for Democracy & Technology, Washington D.C., USA
– Monroe Price, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, US and Center for Media and Communication Studies, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

Course Faculty:
– Sunil Abraham, Centre for Internet and Society, Bangalore, India
– Joan Barata, Blanquerna Communications School, Ramon Llull University, Barcelona, Spain
– Sam Gregory, Witness, UK
– Eric King, Privacy International, London, UK
– Cynthia Wong, Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT), Washington D.C.,USA

Target group:
This course is intended for media policy advocates, PhD students, advanced MA students, activists, bloggers, policy makers, media development professionals (drawing from government, civil society/NGO´s foundations), journalists and other media practitioners with a demonstrated interest in new media and technology and communication policy advocacy.

Language of instruction: English

Financial aid is available.

Application deadline: February 15, 2013
Online application: