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June 2011 Blog Posts (13)

EFF Declines to Endorse OECT Communiqué on Principles for Internet Policy-Making

EFF Declines to Endorse OECD Communiqué on Principles for Internet Policy-Making


Added by Virginia (Ginger) Paque on June 28, 2011 at 2:22pm — No Comments

How free the freedom through the Internet?

The Rising issue has been discussed recently, the freedom through the Internet. On one hand, some people asked for freedom through the Internet, while other people asked  for social protection and security from the negative effect that is caused by the freedom itself. That is why I am questioning about how free the freedom through the Internet being wanted?

This question still relate with the different condition between developing and developed countries especially people's ability to…


Added by Dwi Elfrida Martina on June 28, 2011 at 7:06am — 7 Comments

New gTLD ".anything possible" is a bridge or a gulf..?

Since the ICANN have announced the approval for open web domain name, new gTLD. it has become new era for internet resources business. Most people estimated that the domain name business will be huge business that result money. Referring to the success of VERISIGN  as registry of .com, .net, most people predicted that there are future huge registry companies that strengthen country economic.

In regard to this, I am…


Added by Dwi Elfrida Martina on June 27, 2011 at 10:42pm — No Comments

Exposition by Diplo Alumni Nadira Araj

From http://www.thejerusalemfund.org/ht/d/sp/i/9242/pid/9242


An Installation by Nadira Araj

In this work Nadira Araj researched the UN Security Council (SC) resolutions concerning the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. In her artist statement she explains that she found that the UN resolution numbers come in chronological order. She used playing cards to form…

Added by Virginia (Ginger) Paque on June 27, 2011 at 6:26pm — No Comments

Ray of Hope Africa (RAHA) - Global Giving UK Gateway Challenge

Ray of Hope Africa (RAHA)


Ray of Hope Africa (RAHA) works in Uganda – Eastern Africa with her core programs including Health and HIV/AIDS, Human Rights and Governance, Social Economic Empowerment, Agriculture and Environment, Education and ICT, Children and Psychosocial Support. RAHA is a duly registered NGO number 8089. For more details, visit our website,…


Added by Moses Kyamakya on June 25, 2011 at 2:05pm — No Comments

The Internet never forgets!

Do you have a  facebook, gmail, yahoo, twitter, linkedIn or other social network account?


You can get all your google mail chats


Do you have your cat, dog, niece, nephew as your facebook profile feature: Forget it…..…


Added by Mwende Njiraini on June 24, 2011 at 10:44am — 4 Comments

Online Services in Uganda

After having successfully finished a course in E-Government sponsored by United Nations Development Program, the UN published my bog to thier website.


Please read through my blog and would encourage you to post comments.

For more information visit: http://unpanelearning.wordpress.com/




Added by Robert Kikonyogo on June 24, 2011 at 8:46am — No Comments

InfoDev announces a business plan toolkit

See this info:


infoDev is proud to announce a business plan toolkit for Mobile Applications Laboratories (mLabs) with the objective to drive mobile innovation…


Added by Robert Kikonyogo on June 24, 2011 at 8:04am — No Comments

Cybersecurity in the Kenyan Context


I had the privilege of  making a presentation at the 23rd Annual FIRST Conference held 12-17 June 2011, Vienna Austria on Cybersecurity in the Kenyan Context




Added by Mwende Njiraini on June 21, 2011 at 1:00am — 3 Comments

ICANN Board approves gTLD Programme - ICANN 41

The ICANN Board has approved the following:-

Launch of the Applicant Guide book, timeline for launch, risk assessment, communcations, budget, continuing applicant support work, rationales for decision etc. You can watch and participate remotely.

The ICANN 41 meeting is already underway in Singapore this week. 

The full meeting schedule is available at …


Added by Sala T on June 20, 2011 at 9:02am — No Comments


There is a yawning gap between the rate of Internet adoption in rural and urban Ghana. While Internet adoption is growing steadily in Accra and other major cities, there is virtually no connection in most parts of rural Ghana. Considering the Internet’s potential to radically impact education, health, agriculture and socio-economic development, it is imperative that stakeholders adopt and implement strategies to close the prevailing rural-urban digital divide. This…


Added by Gameli Adzaho on June 18, 2011 at 2:50pm — No Comments

Diplo Alumni Fouad Bajwa at www.Icann.org

Check out http://www.Icann.org

Through Fellowship Program, ICANN Comes to Fouad Bajwa

Pakistan's Webmaster finds "knowledge to build your own opinion"

Added by Virginia (Ginger) Paque on June 6, 2011 at 1:51pm — No Comments

Trouble for internet in Syria

Couple of days ago Syrian internet has gone down, took couple of days to get back. Now there are web sites defacements and threats.

Cyber war unwinding? Or civil war brewing?

Video leaks from Syria

Added by Ljubisa Gavrilovic on June 5, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments

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