"This book is a collection of more than fifty short papers, providing readers with first hand insights from key players who participated in the making of the WSIS Declaration of Principles and the WSIS Plan of Action, adopted during the first phase of the WSIS in Geneva, December 2003"--Back cover. Annexes include the WSIS Declaration of Principles and the WSIS Plan of Action. "Opening statement by Kofi Annan; preface by Yoshio Utsumi". Includes bibliographical references. U.N. sales number: 05.II.A.7.