The Foundation for a Free Information Infrastructure (FFII) is a non-profit association registered in several European countries, which is dedicated to the spread of data processing literacy. FFII supports the development of public information goods based on copyright, free competition, open standards. More than 500 members, 1,200 companies and 75,000 supporters have entrusted the FFII to act as their voice in public policy questions concerning exclusion rights (intellectual property) in data processing.
- to make basic informational resources freely usable
- to protect the creator against the plagiator and the public against monopolies
- to give political weight to programmers, information-creating enterpreneurs and informationally literate citizens