Global Internet Policy Observatory (GIPO)

Getting feedback on issues such as net neutrality, data-privacy, cyber security, socio-cultural, economic and legal issues related to the Internet is not easy because of the sheer volume and complexity of the information involved.

The Global Internet Policy Observatory (GIPO) is an online platform that makes it easier to understand the influence and the development of the Internet.

GIPO empowers any user to find, display, share and debate about information and documents automatically gathered on a wide set of Internet governance topics.

Background and sustainability

GIPO was developed through funding from the European Commission starting in late 2014. Continued operation and sustainability of GIPO is possible through the funding of, which is part of the NGI.