I think that GISWatch is an unique project as regards the number of countries involved, and the variety of perspectives. But at the same time with a very precise focus, related to each issue and to the methodology proposed. The challenge is to find a story, a case widely en-richen the way in which the issues could be followed and understood.
- Maria Florencia Roveri, Nodo TAU, Argentina- GISWatch author
I would say that its highest value is in the global visibility it has and the facts that smaller, remote countries are reported and in this way become visible and part of the global conversations.
- Valentina Pellizzer, one world platform, Bosnia Herzegovina - GISWatch author
The number of reports published on human rights on the internet in the last year alone is staggering. Who has the time to read them all? The good news is you don’t have to. If you take the time to read one report, make it GISWatch 2011.
- Matthias C. Kettemann, Co-Chair Internet Rights & Principles Coalition