Main Topic 2: Internet Fragmentation

These sessions examines the risk of globally interoperable networks splintering into isolated islands – and to what extent it has already been realized. Avoiding fragmentation is professed as a common goal, but it may mean different things to different actors and at different layers of the network. Autocratic governments try to close their “information space” for political reasons by all means, but even well-meaning efforts by democratic ones may have unintended consequences and lead to fragmentation.

Source: https://comment.eurodig.org/eurodig-2023-messages/main-topic-2-internet-fragmentation/