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Building Africa’s Capacity on Internet Governance

Participants listening to a speaker at the African School of Internet Governance By Juliet N. Nanfuka The growth of the internet has seen numerous efforts to ensure its equitable and sustainable use. A key outcome is  the...

What does the future hold for the Internet Governance Forum?

IGF By Juliet N. Nanfuka As the dust settles following the ninth Internet Governance Forum (IGF) which was held in Istanbul, Turkey between 2 and 5...

ToroDev trains rural youth and women in online advocacy for improved service delivery

rural_monitors ToroDev has started training rural women and youth leaders in the seven districts of the Rwenzori Region in using online tools to monitor service delivery....

Kenyan Human Rights Networks Deploy ICT Platforms in their ICT4Democracy Work

254631_174407272631941_4995435_n Two Human Rights Networks (HURINETS) working with the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) to improve grass roots based organisations’ and their memberships’ understanding of the...

Who controls the Internet? Final statement of the Pan African Civil Society Workshop

Final Statement of the Pan African Civil Society Workshop on Who Controls the Internet? Held in Nairobi, 26-27 July, 2012 We, participants comprising representatives of...

Policy And Regulation Crucial to ICT Progress in Africa

Addis Ababa, 03 May 2011 (ECA) – The ICT, Science and Technology Division (ISTD) of the UN Economic Commission for Africa reported at the ICT...

SEACOM Calls For Proper Fibre Policy

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Enabling Open Access ICT Infrastructure Through Universal Access

Introduction In view of the ongoing debates about how to reduce bandwidth costs in Africa, and discussions about how the East African Submarine Cable System...

Access to Information in Uganda: Practice Should Match Policy

By Wairagala Wakabi – CIPESA Research Associate This paper investigates the Uganda Government’s policies and practice with regard to citizens’ access to public domain information....