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Keep up-to-date with the latest news and updates from InternetNZ. The digital landscape changes quickly, and we're here to help you make sense of it.

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March 24

Community funding for digital inclusion in Christchurch

ConnectED was a pilot project run by Greater Christchurch Schools Network, which provided Internet connections to school children and their whānau in Eastern Christchurch, improving digital inclusion and learning outcomes.

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March 16

A filtered Internet is not the Internet we need

What is the Internet we need, and how do we help to build it? For InternetNZ that’s always been a central question, and these days it is one that matters for everyone.

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March 16

International law online: progress in UN yet many questions remain

In a world where cyber attacks between states, and other Internet related disputes between countries, are growing, issues of international law and the Internet grow more complex by the day. 

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March 08

Raising the digital capital of women over 50

In celebration of International Women's Day we want to highlight a grantee currently working on research that benefits kiwi women.

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March 03

COVID-19 changing the way we see the Internet

Research released this week shows some interesting stats about how the Internet is helping us carry on — but it also highlights some alarming concerns.

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February 23

Research: gaming addiction and phishing

We have some highlights from published research that InternetNZ has funded.

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February 15

New grants announcement 2020/21 - digital inclusion initiatives and research

We’re thrilled to announce our latest grantees. Approximately $275,000 was given out, with eligible initiatives expected to address digital inclusion through motivation, access, skills or trust.

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February 15

Insurrection and the Internet

On 6 January 2021, a crowd of Trump supporters broke into the US Capitol building. This blog looks at the online response, including the decisions by Facebook and Twitter to remove Trump from their services. 

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February 05

Multi-lingual access for Auckland Museum's Online Collections

In 2020 we funded a range of projects and we are delighted to share the great mahi of Auckland War Memorial Museum.

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January 26

Voice activated technology making a difference

We fund a broad range of initiatives in order to help people harness the power of the Internet. We are really happy that we could support Blind Low Vision NZ to help more people to get online.

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