ISOC Establishes Latin America and Caribbean Bureau

January 2007

The Internet Society establishes its second Regional Bureau with the opening of its Latin America and Caribbean Bureau in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Bureau, which subsequently moves to Montevideo, Uruguay, focuses on educational programmes aimed at building network access and development skills; policy engagement and consultation in the realms increasing high-speed Internet access, promoting Internet innovation, and tackling the challenges of the digital economy; and partnerships with private sector, educational, and civil society entities to achieve goals such as IPv6 deployment.