ICT Policy



City Profiles

 Older Posts:

Senegal discusses how ICT can strengthen the digital economy
September 21, 2013 ♦ ICT Policy
  No Comment

Senegal hosted a Forum National sur la Gouvernance de l’Internet on September 19, 2013. The event, with three key panels, was organized by ISOC Senegal under the theme of economic development.

OA News: September 14-20, 2013
September 20, 2013 ♦ News
  No Comment

This week’s African tech news round-up consists of 117 stories from 25 countries.

Uganda Internet Governance Forum discusses the state of national internet service and policy
September 19, 2013 ♦ ICT Policy
  One Comment

A dozen or so ideas and facts shared at the September 2013 Uganda Internet Governance Forum describe the state of ICT service delivery in the East African country.

Nigerian mobile stats shared at NigeriaCom event
September 18, 2013 ♦ Broadband & Mobile
  No Comment

Held 16-17 September, 2013, the fourth annual NigeriaCom event brings together hundreds of representatives from the mobile and telecoms industry. Panelists included members of Etisalat Nigeria, Nigerian Communications Commission, Airtel and other key operators with a presence in Nigeria.

True online freedom in Africa requires legal and political support
September 17, 2013 ♦ ICT Policy

Most African nations have partly free online access. The decision may be less about censorship and more about manipulation of information. All African governments need to better address what exactly constitutes online freedom of speech.

OA News: September 7-13, 2013 (General Africa)
September 13, 2013 ♦ News
  No Comment

Part two of this week’s African tech news round-up consists of 30 stories about how technology is changing Africa.