IGF academy regional workshop in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Posted on August 4, 2016  /  0 Comments

14074560_10153616778307364_1403536223_oA 2 1/2 day regional workshop on “Internet Governance Processes” for national champions selected from 4 countries (Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Bangladesh) is currently being held in Renuka City Hotel, Sri Lanka. This regional workshop is the commencing workshop of the IGF Academy, Asia counterpart. This academy aims to strengthen Internet governance in global south. At the end of the 6 month fellowship, the national champions are expected to develop road maps on lessons learnt by intervening in Internet governance processes in their respective countries. Transfer guides on how to replicate what was done in this program will be developed after the fellows participate in IGF in December.

Agenda of the event.

Presentation by Sunil Abraham, Guest speaker.

Preparatory questionnaire on internet governance model of Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Bhutan.

The IGF Academy is run by iRights in cooperation with APC and LIRNEasia and funded by the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development.


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