Formed in 1996, CAIP's Mission is to foster the growth of a healthy and competitive Internet service industry in Canada through collective and cooperative action on Canadian and international issues of mutual interest. CAIP membership comprises commercial Internet service providers ("ISPs") and enterprises interested or involved, directly or indirectly, in the industry of Internet service provisioning.
The main aims of CAIP are to:
CAIP collaborates to leverage the support of CATAAlliance, the industry's largest high tech trade association, to 'amplify' CAIP's advocacy messages through a public affairs lobby that is generally acknowledged to be the best in its sector.
Join CAIP, today as a corporate members and also the CAIP moderated, ISP Canada Group on Linkedin where the Internet Service Provider (ISP) community flags concerns, brings forward experiences and seeks advice from others on issues that affect both their individual operations and generally the growth of a healthy and competitive Internet service industry in Canada.
CAIP encourages all Canadians to learn about the great potential the Internet provides. The sites listed below will help you make the experience a safe one.
|cybertip.ca provides the public with a mechanism to report illegal content on the Internet, and facilitates the investigation and prosecution of those who use the Internet to victimize children.|
|The Internet is fantastic, but there are risks. BeWebAware.ca provides the tools parents need to help keep kids safe online.|
Media and youth
Media Awareness Network provides resources and support for everyone interested in media and information literacy for young people. MNet is home to one of the world's most comprehensive collections of media education and Internet literacy resources
|Combat Spam: three key tips|
|The Internet is a completely public environment, a door that is not locked, that can pose risks to kids and youth.|
Canadian Association of Internet Providers