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New laws affecting intermediary liability in Nigeria NEW YORK 16 May 2014 AL for APCNews

APCNews interviewed Gbenga Sesan, executive director of Paradigm Initiative Nigeria (PIN), about the latest trends in the country towards holding intermediaries liable for their users’ behaviour. We also asked him about other pressing internet issues in the country. How do you see the evolution o...

Mapping the ICT policy environment in South Africa
Mapping the ICT policy environment in South Africa 16 May 2014 Jane Duncan, Alan Finlay, Alexandra Groome, Alex Comninos and Anriette Esterhuysen for APCNews

Intermediary liability: Internet policies that affect Africans
Intermediary liability: Internet policies that affect Africans 15 May 2014 MN for APCNews

Many governments in Africa are establishing regulations to further control the flow of information on the internet. This trend includes holding intermediaries liable for content circulated by their users on their platforms and networks. APCNews talked to researcher Nicolo Zingales to find out more a...

FLOSS experts announced as jury members for Chris Nicol FLOSS Prize
FLOSS experts announced as jury members for Chris Nicol FLOSS Prize 14 May 2014 Flavia Fascendini for APCNews

Photo: Michael HimbeaultThe APC Chris Nicol FLOSS Prize recognises initiatives that make it easy for people to start using free/libre and open source software (FLOSS). The APC FLOSS Prize was established to honour Chris Nicol, a longtime FLOSS advocate and activist who for many years worked with APC...

Public access: Supporting digital inclusion for all
Public access: Supporting digital inclusion for all 13 May 2014 Mike Jensen for APC, IFLA and TASCHA

APC Member Meeting happening in Spain in June
APC Member Meeting happening in Spain in June 12 May 2014 APC for APCNews

Video: Feminist talks on a feminist internet
Video: Feminist talks on a feminist internet 12 May 2014 FF and CT for GenderIT.org