Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet)
Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet) 03 June 2008

The Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet) is a multistakeholder platform for people and institutions interested in ICT policy and regulation. It was established in 2003 as part of APC's project on Catalysing Access to ICTs in Africa (CATIA). The network seeks to act as a catalyst for reform in the ICT sector in support of the national aim of ICT - enabling growth and development. The philosophy behind KICTANet’s formation was based on the approach of encouraging synergies for ICT policy-rela...

CICEWA East Africa Workshop
CICEWA East Africa Workshop 15 April 2008

Network building workshop East Africa • kictanet leading & to do stakeholder analysis of constituent networks • cs led network • common values • political understanding of the policy environment • build/expand kictanet understanding of the work the networks in the 4 countries

Arid Lands Information Network
Arid Lands Information Network 06 March 2008

ALIN supports communities in East Africa to achieve food security through provision of practical and usable information on sustainable agriculture and environment using ICTs.

Communication for influence in Central, East and West Africa (CICEWA)
Communication for influence in Central, East and West Africa (CICEWA) 24 January 2008

The communication for influence – linking advocacy, dissemination and research by building ICTD networks in Central, East and West Africa project, or CICEWA, evolved from a discussion between the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and the Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet). Both organisations wanted to continue the research, dissemination and advocacy work in Africa that they ...

Catalysing Access to ICTs in Africa (CATIA)
Catalysing Access to ICTs in Africa (CATIA) 18 December 2007

CATIA was a three-year project supported by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) to enable Africans to gain maximum benefits from the opportunity offered by ICTs and to act as catalysts for policy reform. APC, as the lead implementer for CATIA on African-led advocacy for ICT policy reform, supported six national advocacy processes in Africa from 2004-6. In the process, we deve...

Submarine cables for Africa and monopolies in 2006
Submarine cables for Africa and monopolies in 2006 30 December 2006 KH

In March 2006, APC organised a consultation in Mombasa, Kenya to bring together key stakeholders who could have an influence on the model that the consortium might choose. “A few weeks before the event, it became clear that the level of interest was much higher than expected. Last minute requests to participate came unexpectedly from groups that had no previous contact, so that on the day, in...

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