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March 2014 Blog Posts (8)

BurundiX : Le premier point d'échange Internet du Burundi lancé le 21 Mars 2014.

L'histoire de BurundiX commence le 31  Janvier 2010, lors de la quatorzième Assemble ordinaire des Chefs d'Etats de l'Union Africaine, à Addis Abeba en Ethiopie. A l'issue de cette conférence, les Chefs d'Etat ont en effet décidé de renforcer la coopération régionale afin de mettre en place des Points d'Echange Internet nationaux et régionaux. L'objectif global de ce programme : Réduire les frais que les pays africains sont obligés de payer aux…


Added by NKURUNZIZA JEAN PAUL on March 30, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

[Webinar] NETmundial: On the path to Brazil

The Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance (NETmundial) is taking place in less than a month’s time. At what stage are the preparations, and what are the updates from Latin America? Join us on Friday at 14h UTC/GMT for our March webinar……


Added by Diplo IGCBP on March 26, 2014 at 4:55pm — No Comments

The rise of Silicon Valley and TCP/IP - What is the relationship ?

let me again give my comments to members of Internet Governance Community. My colleagues you may correct me if I am wrong. In my understanding Internet Governance is one of areas/ disciplines which is new to many people and has a lot of issues which still need to be answered. I have been following up the online lectures and sessions, I can still find a lot more issues which need to be addressed in terms of IG framework in many areas such as economic development, politics, technology, legal…


Added by Hamisi Ramadhani Kisinzah on March 17, 2014 at 5:30am — No Comments

Network Neutrality

"network neutrality is the principle that all Internet traffic should be treated equally". How far has this been achieved at the International level ? Is there a standardization framework which cuts across in this universe ? It appears to me that, every country be it developed or developing, each individual country has different government regulations and laws. Now, how the standardization/…


Added by Hamisi Ramadhani Kisinzah on March 16, 2014 at 9:57pm — No Comments

"Yes We Scan" and Panel on Surveillance with Jovan Kurbalija and Julian Assange (among others) Tonight!

Our own Jovan Kurbalija and Richard Werly will be on a panel at this evening's session on …

Added by Virginia (Ginger) Paque on March 14, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

How BloggingGhana is Leading the Growth of Social Media in Ghana

BloggingGhana meetings are always held in an atmosphere of friendship and fun. Source: BloggingGhana


The Internet, social media in particular, has enabled young people in Ghana and abroad to network among themselves, opening up…


Added by Gameli Adzaho on March 7, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

[Webinar] The European Commission’s proposal on Internet governance negotiations

Last month, the European Commission announced a proposal calling for concrete, actionable steps to address the globalisation of ICANN and IANA functions; the ‘globalisation’ of Internet governance; and a more transparent, accountable, and inclusive multistakeholder…


Added by Diplo IGCBP on March 6, 2014 at 5:19pm — No Comments

"Innovation in Education" funding opportunity

The message pasted below arrived this morning. Since many people in the Diplo group are also interested in education I'm taking the liberty of spreading the word here.

Good luck to anyone who decides to apply

Best wishes 


One month ago the Open Education Challenge was launched; a new project to fund and support innovative education…


Added by Deirdre Williams on March 2, 2014 at 9:04am — No Comments

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