Am attending the EAIGF 2009. Nairobi, Kenya 7th-9th September 2009
which has brought together the countries of Kenya (Host), Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda and an observing South Sudan. UN-IGF's Markus Kummer and Rt. Alun Michaek, Member of Parliament, UK were in attendance.
The sessions read: 1. access on broadband country reports and opportunities and challenges of broadband in East Africa and seeking an East African broadband policy framework; 2. National IGF country reports facilitated by Ms. Mwende Njirani; 3. access and issues on cyber security, trust and privacy; 4. policy, legal and regulatory issues; 5. critical internet resources; 6. consumer issues; wayforward for East Africa and a special parliamentarian IG luncheon and workshop.
One get a chance to network. Wonderfu session I must add. I hope South Sudan shall be having more DiploFoundation Internet Governance Capacity Building 2010 candidates.