African Union Open Forum 2019

Report of the African Union Open Forum 2019
Facts and Figures - The African Internet Governance Forum 2019
PRIDA Internet Governance Implementation Strategy and Planned Activities

IGF 2019: African Union Open Forum (OF #3)

Date: IGF Day 1, Tuesday 26 November 2019
Time: 12H00-13H00
Venue: "Convention Hall I - D", Estrel Congress Center, Berlin
Theme: Digital Inclusion
Convener: The African Union Commission
The AU Open Forum aims at discussing accomplishments of the African IGF 2019 in relation to digital inclusion. After a brief presentation of the African IGF 2019, which was held in Ndjamena, Chad, the Forum will focus on the PRIDA Internet Governance Implementation Strategy whose pillars are streamlining IGFs across the continent and Internet Governance Capacity Building activities. Policy and Regulatory Initiative for Digital Africa (PRIDA) is an AU-EU Project which largely deals with capacity building for digital inclusion at the national, sub-regional and regional levels.
1. Mr. Adil Sulieman, Senior Policy Officer, African Union Commission
2. H.E Idriss Saleh Bachar, Minister of Communication, Chad
3. Ms. Halime Assadya Ali, Chair, African IGF 2019 National Organizing Committee, Chad
4. Ms. Mary Uduma, Chair, African IGF-MAG
5. Mr. Makane Faye, Secretary, African Internet Governance Forum
6. Ms. Margaret Nyambura Ndung’u, Technical Assistant, PRIDA