Leaders' Summits

The Christchurch Call Community of governments, online service providers, civil society, and partner organisations gathers for regular summits and leaders' meetings. This page has information about those events.

Leaders' Summit - 10 November 2023

In a time of rapid technological change and complex conflict, the Christchurch Call Commitments remain as relevant as ever.

Aotearoa New Zealand and France co-hosted the fifth Christchurch Call Leaders’ Summit in Paris on 10 November 2023. This was an opportunity for leaders from government, the tech sector, partner organisations, and civil society to advance the vital work of the Call together.

Read the 2023 Christchurch Call Leaders' Summit Joint Statement [PDF, 789 KB] (English)

Read the Déclaration de la coprésidence : Sommet des dirigeants de l’Appel de Christchurch 2023 [PDF, 866 KB] (French)

Additional papers

In addition to the joint statement, other papers were produced in preparation for the Summit, including the Summit agenda, supporting papers for each meeting agenda item, and background papers reflecting the Call Community’s work over the course of 2022 and 2023.

Leaders' Summit 2023 Agenda [PDF, 169 KB]

Leaders' Summit 2023 Concept Note [PDF, 390 KB]

Meeting paper - New technologies and the Christchurch Call challenges, mitigations, and opportunities [PDF, 698 KB]

Meeting paper - Next steps for a resilient Christchurch Call [PDF, 463 KB]

Meeting paper - Online content from Israel and Gaza [PDF, 462 KB]

Meeting paper - Christchurch Call Initiative on Algorithmic Outcomes (CCIAO) ethics and governance [PDF, 337 KB]

Background paper - Issues brief [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Background paper - Supporting smaller platforms [PDF, 284 KB]

Background paper - Community guidance on government transparency and reporting [PDF, 504 KB]

Background paper - New technologies and the Christchurch Call [PDF, 473 KB]

ISD paper - Misogynistic pathways to radicalisation [PDF, 1.5 MB]