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        Committee of Experts on

        Rights of Internet Users (MSI-DUI)

        MSI-DUI (2013)04
        21 February 2013

        3rd meeting, 20-21 March 2013
        Strasbourg, Palais de l’Europe, Room 14

        Draft Annotated Agenda

        1. Opening of the meeting

        2. Adoption of the agenda

        The members of the MSI-DUI are invited to adopt the agenda of the meeting.

        3. Election of Chair and Vice-Chair

        The members of the MSI-DUI are invited to elect the Chair and the Vice-Chair pursuant to article 12 of the Rules of procedure for Council of Europe intergovernmental committees.

          Reference document: Resolution CM/Res (2011) 24 on intergovernmental committees and subordinate bodies, their terms of reference and working methods

        4. Information of relevance to the work of the MSI-DUI by the Secretariat

        The Secretariat will provide updated information to the MSI-DUI on the Council of Europe activities relating to corporate social responsibility in the field of human rights, proposals on the modernisation of Convention for the Protection of Individuals with Regards to Automatic Processing of Personal Data (ETC No.108) and the relevant activities of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

          Reference documents: Decision of the Deputies at the 1160th meeting (30 January 2013) CM/Del/Dec(2013)1160/4.1.

          Modernisation Proposals adopted by the 29th plenary meeting of the Consultative Committee of the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with Regards to Automatic Processing of Personal Data (ETC No.108) T-PD(2012)4Rev3_en .

          Background report for the PACE Committee on Culture, Science, Education and Media: The Right to Internet Access - Rapporteur: Ms. Jaana PELKONEN, Finland (EPP/CD), AS/Cult (2013) 08

          Code of EU online Rights

        5. Discussion and examination of draft Compendium of existing human rights for Internet users

        The MSI-DUI members are invited to discuss, examine and update the draft Compendium.

          Reference and working documents: Draft Compendium of existing human rights for Internet Users (MSI-DUI(2013)03)

        MSI-DUI Terms of Reference

Report of the 2nd meeting of the MSI-DUI (MSI-DUI(2013)02)

Discussion paper mapping-out issues regarding a Compendium of Rights of Internet Users –by Wolfgang Benedek, University of Graz/UNI-ETC (MSI-DUI(2012)03)

        6. Multi-stakeholder outreach (interactions, consultations, participation in events)

        The members of the MSI-DUI will be invited to debrief on the activities or events in which they have participated and that are of interest to the work of the Committee. They will be invited to assess progress in multi-stakeholder outreach and to prepare for next steps in with the agreed road-map, notably the European Dialogue on Internet Governance (20-21 June 2013, Lisbon) and the Internet Governance Forum (TBC).

        7. Other business

        Issues not covered by other items of the agenda should be discussed.

        8. Dates of next meeting

        The MSI-DUI members will be invited to agree on the dates of its next meeting in 2013.