Africa, Tech scene

ICANN starts to make sense in Africa

In December 2004, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers held its first meeting in Africa. It came from the call for ICANN to demonstrate that it was international enough, and what better way than to rotate the meetings…


What is IGF?…. in case you were wondering

This week, Nairobi hosted more than 1,000 delegates to the United Nations Internet Governance Forum. For the five days, the UN complex in Gigiri had acquired a new language, with words like cyber security, privacy, internet freedom, critical internet resources,…