The Internet Society believes that people deserve to have their rights protected on the Internet as well as offline. We believe in the power of the Internet to bring all of us closer together.

Should Internet Access Be a Basic Human Right? [Poll Jul 08, 2016 Opinion | Internet Access Is Not a Human Right - The New Jan 05, 2012 United Nations Declares Internet Access a Basic Human Right Jun 03, 2011 UN says internet access is a human right - Business Insider

U.N. Report Declares Internet Access a Human Right. A United Nations report said Friday that disconnecting people from the internet is a human rights violation and against international law.

The Internet Society believes that people deserve to have their rights protected on the Internet as well as offline. We believe in the power of the Internet to bring all of us closer together.

Internet access is now a basic human right: part 1 – Chips

Jun 01, 2017 The Argument for Access to the Internet as a Human Right Feb 25, 2019 Is Internet access a 'fundamental right'? - CNET A proposed rule change included in a telecom reform package in the European Parliament goes way too far in declaring Internet access a fundamental right, says Matt Asay. COVID-19 exposes why access to the internet is a human right