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This supplement brings together the reports of the six Working Groups within which the main work of Information Society Forum has been carried out between September 1995 and May 1996. The groups met four times during this period. Their reports are based on debates conducted during these sessions and a large number of written contributions from individual members. The Working Groups considered the likely impacts of the new information and communications technologies on the following aspects of economic and social life:

- The impact on the economy and employment;
- Basic social and democratic values in the virtual community;
- The influence on public services;
- Education, training and learning in the Information Society;
- The cultural dimension and the future of the media;
- Sustainable development, technology and infrastructure.

Additional information

Authors: CEC, CEC Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: EN (1997) 121pp., free of charge
Availability: Available from the European Commission, DG XIII-D-2, Luxembourg (LU), Fax: +352-4301-32084
ISBN: ISBN 92-827-4073-0
Record Number: 199710888 / Last updated on: 1997-07-02
Original language: en
Available languages: en
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