South Sudan IGF Report 2019

Download here This report is a documentation of methodologies, Key themes, challenges, and recommendations from the first South Sudan Internet Governance Forum held in Juba Landmark hotel, South Sudan on 28th March 2019. The one day conference convened under the theme “Realizing Potential and Creating Opportunities “ and  was attended by 120 participants form a...

First South Sudan Internet Governance Forum, 28th March

South Sudan Internet Governance Forum (SS-IGF) First IGF conference in South Sudan under the theme: Realizing Potential & Creating Opportunities Date: 28 March 2019 Venue: Juba Landmark Hotel Time: 09:00AM -5:00PM Theme: “Realizing Potential & Creating Opportunities” Register here Tel: +211 920 000 067 Email: info@southsudanigf.net The South Sudan Internet Governance Forum is a multi-stakeholder forum...

South Sudan Digital Rights Workshop: Internet Access, Telecommunications, and the Right to Expression, Access to Information, and the Right to Privacy

Registration for the workshop has been closed due to the limited number we planned for. Please email info@southsudanigf.net for any questions? South Sudan Digital Rights Workshop Internet Access, Telecommunications, and the Right to Expression, Access to Information, and the Right to Privacy Date: Monday 25th – Wednesday 27th March 2019, Juba, South Sudan  Time: 9:...

Africa Internet Summit, 9 to 21 June 2019 in Kampala, Uganda

The Africa Internet Summit (AIS) is an annual, regional, multi-stakeholder ICT conference. It is the pinnacle educational and business ICT event in Africa where key players in the Internet industry can interact with the global Internet community. Launched in The Gambia in 2012, the Summit consists of seminars, workshops, tutorials, conference sessions, birds-of-a-feather (BOFs), and...

Delegation of the .SS (South Sudan) country-code top-level domain to the National Communication Authority (NCA)

  Resolved (2019.01.27.17), as part of the exercise of its responsibilities under the IANA Naming Function Contract with ICANN, PTI has reviewed and evaluated the request to delegate the .SS (South Sudan) country-code top-level domain to National Communication Authority (NCA). The documentation demonstrates that the proper procedures were followed in evaluating the request. Rationale for...

South Sudan holds first multi-stakeholder awareness on Internet Governance

Last week South Sudan held it’s first multi-stakeholder awareness on Internet Governance in Jub, South Sudan. Supported by UNESCO and the National Communication Authority the event focused on highlighting the importance of Internet Governance and the need for more inclusive multistakeholder discussion to further Internet development in the country. The program also witnessed the formation of...