Nationally Implemented Internet Firewall Technology and Policy - A Comparative Legal Analysis of its Effects on Freedom of Expression
Mrs Maurushat, Alana (Principal investigator)
Professor Clavier Jean-Pierre (Co-principal investigator)
internet firewall technology
France/HK Joint Research Scheme
HKU Project Code
France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme - Travel Grants
To provide a succinct overview of nationally implemented firewall technology policy in China/Hong Kong and France; to compare and contrast the respective policies in France and China/Hong Kong with the goal of demonstrating common points of departure and the underlying objectives of such policies; to provide an overview of the underpinnings of freedom of expression in France, China and Hong Kong; to assess, from a nation's own free expression/cultural paradigm, whether freedom of expression values will be impacted on through the implementation of national firewall technology and policy; to address the limits of nationally implmented firewall technology policy.