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Did you take the Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme - IGCBP from DiploFoundation? If so, in which year? Who was tutoring you?
Where did you ¨discover¨ this Community portal?
Word of mouth
What are you currently doing today and projects you have related to Internet governance?
Advocacy on Freedom of Expression online and offline including Promotion of the African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms, review and development of laws in the East and Horn of Africa affecting the freedom of expression, awareness creation on freedom of expression including internet rights
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Writing about cyber law

Last month I had the privilege to start work as a policy fellow with the Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law (CIPIT) with Strathmore University. My main role for the project period will be to update a Cyber Law in Kenya textbook. 

Chapters include:

Regulatory Framework for ICT - including the digital migration story 

Fair Competition, Equality and Consumer Protection - monopolies and the universal service fund



Posted on November 30, 2016 at 1:01pm

Research and ICT theory in Zanzibar

This time, last month I was in beautiful Zanzibar for the CPR South two-day Young Scholar's Programme and the three-day conference thereafter.

The programme consisted of a perfect blend of both research and ICT theory including topics such as:

- the ICT ecosystem

- from copper to cloud

- open access networks

- spectrum and broadband…


Posted on October 8, 2016 at 6:00pm

violence against women online

I participated in a panel organised by SKIRTS - Socially Keen Individuals Redefining Tech Spaces, the other weekend (August 6) at Strathmore. The theme was Online Safety for Women and Girls and the other panelists included:

- Aisha Ali, the moderator, from the Atieno Project

- Vera Wilkister from the Kenya Police

- Grace Bomu from KICTANET (Kenya ICT Network)

- Moses Karanja from CIPIT (Centre for Intellectual Property and Technology Law) 

- Japheth Ondiek…


Posted on August 23, 2016 at 6:00am

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