AfriSIG2019

AfriSIG: Capacity-building role-play exercise results in concrete input to UN Secretary-General on digital cooperation
AfriSIG: Capacity-building role-play exercise results in concrete input to UN Secretary-General on digital cooperation 23 September 2019

The African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG) is an annual five-day residential leadership development and knowledge building course run by the Association for Progressive Communications, co-convened with the African Union Commission (AUC) and Research ICT Africa (RIA). A central part of AfriSIG is hands-on learning, and the curriculum includes a rigorous practicum exercise to help fellows understand the complexity of having to research and analyse a current internet governance topic an...

The wretched of the earth and internet governance: Are multistakeholderism and community networks the solution?
The wretched of the earth and internet governance: Are multistakeholderism and community networks the solution? 17 September 2019 Thomas Sithole

This blog post was originally published on the website of the African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG). To say I was excited when I received the good news of my acceptance to the seventh edition of the African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG) would be an understatement. I was really over the moon, as I had tried and had not been so lucky the previous year. Having interacted with colleagues who had attended the school in the previous years and who had gone on to do great and insp...

Taking the internet governance gospel from Africa to the world
Taking the internet governance gospel from Africa to the world 17 September 2019 Tomiwa Ilori

This blog post was originally published on the website of the African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG). The seventh African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG 2019) took place on 3-9 September 2019. With a track record of producing unique cohorts of internet governance specialists for the continent and beyond, it sets itself apart by building synergies and interpersonal professional ...

Here's what's happening at the seventh African School on Internet Governance in N'Djamena, Chad
Here's what's happening at the seventh African School on Internet Governance in N'Djamena, Chad 06 September 2019 APCNews

Between 3 and 9 September, 60 participants from 26 countries are gathering in N’Djamena, Chad, for the seventh African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG), a week of peer learning-based sessions that include hands-on experience which fellows will have the opportunity to apply at the African Internet Governance Forum (AfIGF), taking place right after.&nbs...

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