Human Rights Council Resolution on the Promotion, Protection and Enjoyment of Human Rights on the Internet

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In July 2012, Human Rights Council adopted resolution 20/8 on the promotion, protection and enjoyment of human rights on the Internet. The resolution affirms “that the same rights that people have offline must also be protected online, in particular freedom of expression, which is applicable regardless of frontiers and through any media of one’s choice.”

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Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
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Human Rights Council
Publication Year: 
2012