SUMMARY REPORT OF ACSIS WEST AFRICA REGION ACTIVITIES 2017

National Coordinators Meeting The meeting was called for on 17th of April 2017 with attendance of four (4) national coordinators named, Haddija Jawara (Gambia), Salyou Fanny (Ivory Coast), Comfort Ogon (Nigeria) and Akinremi Peter Taiwo (Coordinator). The meeting opened with welcome message by Peter and followed by roll call, national coordinators introduction, discussions on ACSIS…

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Africa eCommerce 2018: Harnessing digital potentials deserve CSO collaboration

The week-long Africa eCommerce 2018 literally commenced on Sunday, December 9th with arrival of delegates from various parts of the world including Africa, although the main event began on Monday December 10 at the conference room 2 of the United Nations Office in Nairobi, Kenya, thus setting the capital city agog. Organised by the United…

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8th Edition of the Africa Internet Governance Forum 10-12 September 2019 Radisson Blu N’Djamena, Tchad

Introduction The 8th edition of the annual Africa Internet governance forum(AfIGF) took place in N’Djamena,Tchad from 10-12 September 2019 under the Theme “Shared Responsibilities of Stakeholders for a robust Internet Governance Ecosystem.The meeting which was being held for the first time ever by a francophone country and in the central africa region brought together a…

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ACSIS MEETING IN GENEVA – IGF 2017 DAY 4, Started at 14h00 (meeting chaired by Dr. Cisse Kane – President)

Cisse opened the meeting and welcomed everyone in attendance and to start of the meeting there was a round of introduction by those in attendance, of which some were interested members who were not necessarily members of ACSIS. The purpose of the meeting was to brainstorm about the future of ACSIS and discuss the plan…

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ACSIS CONTRIBUTION: ITU STUDY GROUP 2 “ICT IN RURAL AND REMOTE AREAS”

Contributors : Remmy Nweke (Vice President ACSIS) , Akinremi Peter Taiwo (Regional Coordinator ACSIS West Africa), Mohamed Farahat (ACSIS Egypt), Wisdom Donkor (ACSIS Ghana), Dora Sende (ACSIS Cameroun), Dr. Chris Prince Udochukwu Njoku (ACSIS Nigeria), Paul Patrice Gomse (ACSIS Cameroun), Dr. Cissé Kane (President ACSIS),  Introduction It is expedient to build an adequate overview of…

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CONTRIBUTION TO ITU STUDY GROUP2 6/2 « Telecommunications/ICT and the Environment » By African Civil Society on Information Society

The African Civil Society on Information Society (ACSIS) represents the interest of the internet users across the African countries and in the diaspora. We welcome the opportunity to contribute to the work of International Telecommunication Union (ITU) study group 2 that is seeking contribution on electronic waste. We found this call very interesting and ready…

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