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APC members in 2017: ALIN promotes access to information in remote areas of Kenya
APC members in 2017: ALIN promotes access to information in remote areas of Kenya 24 September 2018 ALIN

This member story was featured in the 2017 APC Annual Report, as part of our work on access. Arid Lands Information Network's (ALIN’s) innovative approach to information and communications technologies (ICTs) and knowledge management received a boost in 2017 when it deployed a Community Education, Business and Information Centre (CEBIC) in Samburu County, Kenya. The Low Emission and Climate Resilient Development (LECRD) Project under which this centre falls is a joint initiative implemented...

ALIN making the connection between the internet and human rights at FIFAfrica17
ALIN making the connection between the internet and human rights at FIFAfrica17 01 November 2017 Bob Aston for ALIN

The Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa 2017 (FIFAfrica17) brought together human rights defenders, journalists, government officials, private sector players, global information intermediaries, bloggers, developers, the arts community, law enforcers and regulators – all of whom have a role to play in advancing internet freedom in Africa. As an organisation that has been promoting some of the key principles of the African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms, the Arid Lands Informatio...

APC member wins $1 million award for work in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania
APC member wins $1 million award for work in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania 17 August 2011 Gates Foundation

The communities use ALIN’s knowledge centres to gain information to improve their health, increase their incomes and better their lives. Photo by ALIN

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