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RIPE 76 dans le Midi

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RIPE 75 starts in Dubai next week

The RIPE 75 meeting is happening next week in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and it’s going to be a busy week for the Deploy360 team who are chairing and presenting in several sessions. Both Jan Žorž and Kevin Meynell will be there, along with our colleague Andrei Robachevsky, and we’ll also reporting on relevant developments as always. The meeting…

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When It Comes to IoT, We Must Work Together to #SecureIt

My first ever rendezvous with the word “IoT” was during my final year at a college conference, when a prominent regional start-up figure dispensed an oblique reference to it. I learned that IoT was the next big thing veering towards the mass market, which would eventually change the course of everyday human existence by making…

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IXPs: Why Is the Middle East Lagging Behind?

On October 2nd, the Internet Society was happy to support the ITU in organizing the IXP Workshop on Peering and Interconnection in the Arab World “Towards unlocking regional interconnection opportunities” It was held in Manama-Bahrain, and kindly hosted by the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of Bahrain. This workshop was held on the eve of the…

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The Internet Society et Global Scribes travaillent ensemble pour amplifier les voix des jeunes

Lors de la Journée internationale de la jeunesse, Internet Society et Global Scribes se sont associés pour connecter les jeunes du monde entier afin de faire entendre leur voix, leur permettant de devenir des citoyens du monde autonomes et engagés, luttant pour un avenir numérique plus uni et durable. Alors que les acteurs locaux et…

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Human Connection Frames Success of 2018 Indigenous Connectivity Summit

The Internet is an incredible tool that can help amplify voices that may not otherwise be heard. But when it comes to making sure everyone can have access to this tool, we can’t downplay the power of human connections to overcome connectivity challenges. One of the things that stood out for me most at the…

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Splintering the Internet: The Unintended Consequence of Regulation

In early 2000, two Paris-based, anti-racism groups sued Yahoo on the basis that its auction’s site was exposing French people to more than 1,000 objects of Nazi memorabilia. In May of that year, a French court confirmed the illegal nature of the sale under French law, claiming that the company had offended France’s “collective memory.”…

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Senegal First African Country to Implement Recommendations of ‘Personal Data Protection Guidelines for Africa’

Last week, we have had a busy two days (11-12 October 2018) in Dakar participating in a mutlistakeholder workshop on Privacy and Personal Data Protection in Senegal co-organized by the Personal Data Protection Commission (CDP), the Ministry in charge of Digital Economy (MCTPEN), the Internet Society Senegal Chapter, and supported by the African Regional Bureau…

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Le Sénégal devient le premier pays Africain à mettre en œuvre les recommandations des Lignes Directrices sur la Protection des Données à caractère Personnel pour l’Afrique

La semaine dernière, nous avons eu deux jours chargés (du 11 au 12 octobre 2018) à Dakar pour participer à un atelier multipartite de réflexion et de partage sur la protection de la vie privée et des données à caractère personnel au Sénégal, co-organisé par la Commission de Protection des Données personnelles (CDP), le ministère…

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G20 Women’s Summit: Digital Inclusion for Women

What if future generations in 2030 learned about gender inequality in their history class and not in their lived realities? What can rural women achieve when included in digital society? What can we do now to ensure a future without a gender digital gap? Many women and girls are being left behind in digital development….

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