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Webinar- IGF 2014- Orientation Session - Preparation

hope that this finds you well .
in preparation of the orientation session ,Istanbul 2014, we are organizing  IGF-pre-webinars across the regions  to prepare the  participants adequately to the upcoming event.
Below are the details for the Africa-Pre-webinar  and you are welcome to join us and participate as well.

We are looking for French speakers and Moderator for the 4th of July 2014. If you would like to participate as a speaker, kindly contact me off-list .

Pre-Webinar Africa Inter Governance Forum

(Preparation for the IGF 2014- Orientation Session)


Organizers: Judy Okite , FOSSFA  and the Technical team is led by DiploFoundation .


Platform: WebEx

Moderator for English Session: - Judy

Moderator for French Session: - ………………………………..



Time: 1200UCT

 Duration: 60mins

 Dates: - 2nd July (English)

-          4th July (French)  

Proposed Topics:


  • What is IGF/ where and how did it Originate? (Speaker (English) Mr. Makane) F.(7 mins)

(Speaker (French Mr. Makane F. )


  • Diplomacy and the general process of the Internet governance.(Speaker: Ms. Towela  N.) (7 mins)

(Speaker (French)……………………..)


  • How the IGF Works. (MAG/WGIG) (Speaker: Mr. Barrack O.) (5mins)

(Speaker (French)……………………..)


  • How to participate in the IGF (Main Sessions, Workshops, Networking, Remote Participation)(Speaker :Ms. Grace G.)(7 mins)

(Speaker (French) (……………………..)


  • Introduction to AfIGF Committee(s) and Secretariat & What is AfricaIGF/ goals and Mission & selection process of AfIGF host. (Speaker - AFIGF Secretariat(10mins)

(Speaker (French)(AFIGF  Secretariat)


  • How to Participate in the AfIGF(Main Sessions/Parallel Sessions/Remote participation )(Speaker: Mary Uduma ) (7 mins)

(Speaker (French) (AFIGF Secretariat)


  • Taking the discussions from the AfIGF to the global IGF.  (Speaker: AFIGF Secretariat) (7 mins)

(Speaker (French) (AFIGF Secretariat))



Q & A (10 mins )

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Comment by Analia Aspis on July 2, 2014 at 12:24am

Dear Judi,

I sent you a friend request so I can get details, basically to set my agenda depending on time zone.At what time is on the 4th July?

Comment by Judi on July 2, 2014 at 12:16am

Hello Analia,

thank you so much...if you can we will appreciate if you can join us online....you never know, you could be of great help.

Thank you , once again.

Kind Regards,

Comment by Analia Aspis on July 1, 2014 at 7:02am

Dear Judi,

Even though it is not my mother tongue, I do speak French in case you need some help. Just let me know.

Kind regards,




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