Marie Michael Library

Title

Internet working for social change: Keeping the spotlight on corporate responsibility

Author

O'Neill, Kelly

Description

As this paper suggests, several prominent international NGOs currently use Internet communications to successfully convey their messages and to keep public attention on corporate activity deemed socially or environmentally deleterious. There are, however, factors looming on the near horizon which threaten the relative democracy of the Internet as a means to also project the activist's story onto the public imagination.

File No

UNRISD-DP111

Agency

UNRISD

Date

Sep-99

Subject(s)

Computer networks, Social aspects

Pages

78

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