Tis research report tries to establish the relationship between the freedom of association and assembly oﬄine and online, and analyses how they intersect and inﬂuence each other. It further identiﬁes legal challenges, laws, policies, and the manner in which state and non-state actors regulate Internet rather than following inherent principles of free and open Internet to bring equal freedoms in all forms — expression, speech, association and assembly. Tis report explores and analyses India’s position on various freedoms and governance mechanisms to understand how it aﬀects the freedom of association and assembly online.
Shrinking Spaces: Status of Freedom of Assembly & Association in India
October 4, 2019