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ICANN urged to freeze sale of .health top-level domain

The ".health" top-level domain was recently allocated to a commercial for-profit company with inadequate safeguards. Many of us have expressed concern about the potential negative impact this could have on global health. This impact is likely to be diffuse and is impossible to quantify, but it is well recognised that the internet is full of misinformation and commercially biased information that could be detrimental to an individual's health. Furthermore, those who are already vulnerable are most likely to be misled, including and especially citizens in low-income countries...

Communication Initiative: Ebola Communication and Media

'Theme site on Ebola Communication and Media as a coordinated and independent way to (a) gather and share the knowledge being generated in support of everyone's work and (b) to discuss and debate the best ways forward from a communication and media perspective'.


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