ACSIS WORKSHOPS WSIS FORUM16 GENEVA 2 & 5 may 2016

ACSIS WORKSHOPS WSIS FORUM16 GENEVA 2 & 5 may 2016

WELCOME TO ACSIS WORKSHOPS WSIS FORUM16 GENEVA 2 & 5 may 2016 :

A few months after the UN General Assembly on WSIS + 10 review (mid-December 2015 in New York) and on the occasion of the WSIS Forum 2016, ACSIS will organize two workshops which will help further reflection on an African ICT strategy for the coming years:

– “WSIS + 10 and beyond: Where do we stand in Africa? What are the main challenges and proposals for the implementation of WSIS outcomes? “, May 2, 2016 9 to 10:45 am and

– “How to develop appropriate strategies for the links between ICT and sustainable development goals?” May 5, 2016 11 am-1 p.m.

The Agenda of our sessions can be found here:

https://www.itu.int/net4/wsis/forum/2016/Agenda/Session/140

https://www.itu.int/net4/wsis/forum/2016/Agenda/Session/171

We hope that these workshops will allow us to:

– develop strategies and long-term actions for the benefit of Africa and African communities, in order to sustainably benefit from digital dividend, in accordance with African Union 2063 Agenda and United Nations sustainable development goals

– Develop a concrete action plan in terms of training and capacity building of African Communities (ICT and sustainable development, Internet governance, cyber security, e-waste management, etc.) development of the digital economy in Africa in general.

Join us in these two WSIS FORUM16 majors events !