The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) is an integral component of the United Nations initiative, designed to unite individuals from diverse stakeholder groups as equal participants in deliberations concerning public policy matters related to the Internet.
Since its establishment in 2023, IGF Czechia plays a pivotal role in fostering cooperation among various communities passionate about influencing discussions on Internet governance.
We prioritize transparency and open dialogue to ensure that all voices are heard.
We strive to include diverse perspectives, making collaboration the key to our success.
We maintain a non-commercial, bottom-up ethos that empowers meaningful contributions from all participants.
We organize dynamic offline and online events that delve into current and pertinent internet governance issues. Our multistakeholder forums provide a platform for diverse perspectives, fostering meaningful discussions on topics crucial to the digital landscape.
Embark on an educational journey with our IGF Czechia Academy, dedicated to enhancing public understanding of internet-related matters. Through informative posts, workshops, and outreach programs, we reach schools and diverse communities, fostering digital literacy and awareness.
Acting as a bridge between national debates and global perspectives, we actively participate in international forums and conferences. Our goal is to shape policies that resonate with our national stakeholders while aligning with global best practices.
Natálie Terčová is the founder and coordinator of IGF Czechia. She works as a Specialist at the Interdisciplinary Research Team on Internet and Society (IRTIS), and is pursuing a Ph.D. in Media Psychology. She represents civil society/academia.
Selma Kaymakci represents civil society in the organizing team. She has been mandated as the Czech EU Youth Delegate and is currently studying Politics and Government at Sciences Po Paris.
Regina Filipová Fuchsová is the Industry Relations Manager at EURid. She represents the technical community in the organizing team.
Zina Bumbálková is the Ministerial Councillor at the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic. She represents the government in the organizing team.
Sandra Hoferichter works at the European Dialogue on Internet Governance (EuroDIG) and serves as the European IGF coordinator.