Interview from the Big Brother and Empowered Sisters conference

Stockholm, Sweden

Listen to interview with Anriette Esterhuysen, speaker at the Big Brother and Empowered Sisters conference that took place in Stockholm, Sweden in April 2008.

We want you! A call for your (mobile) expertise!


APC-member SANGONeT and invite you to contribute your expertise to MobileActive08 to take place from 13-15 October 2008 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Mexico: Statement from the international mission on attacks against journalists and media

Mexico City, Mexico

Mexico City, April 25, 2008 — Mexico has become the most dangerous country for journalists in the Americas.

GREAT WALL 2.0: How China leads the World in web censorship

Berlin, Germany

*Just in the time for the Olympics, the Chinese government has proved itself to be a pioneer as well as a top exporter in cutting-edge online censorship methods.

Mobile Phones Play Role in Zimbabwe


It’s well-known that mobile phones are revolutionizing communications across the globe, particularly in developing countries where landline infrastructure is lacking in many rural and urban areas.

Can the Cellphone Help End Global Poverty?

New York, USA

If you need to reach Jan Chipchase, the best, and sometimes only, way to get him is on his cellphone. The first time I spoke to him last fall, he was at home in his apartment in Tokyo.

Citizen journalism in Africa project

Johannesburg, South Africa

SANGONeT and Hivos are collaborating on a project aimed at developing citizen journalism in Africa, with a specific focus on South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Uganda and Mozambique.

Search warrant at Montreal ISP's offices


On Tuesday March 18 2008, the Internet Service Provider Koumbit Network of Montreal, Canada was visited by two inspectors of the arson investigation department accompanied by

Frederick Noronha, BytesforAll, wins Outstanding Participant award


Frederick Noronha, of APC member organisation BytesforAll, was crowned Outstanding Participant at the recent Information and Communication Technology for Development (ICTD) Community workshop in Auroville, India.

How the Next Billion Will Reshape the Internet

Vancouver, Canada

There are more than a billion internet users worldwide, and the number is set to double within the next ten years. What will the next billion users mean to the Internet itself? How will it affect the network, the technology, the computer software industry, access to knowledge, and our environment?

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