News & Events

Somtech and partnership

Partnership between and will help strengthen collaboration between the two entities who are both working in developing the Somali ICT sector. All members of the Somali Chapter of the internet society now have an email acct that they can use for... read more

Status of IPV6… six years on

IPv6 has arrived. These graphs show the evolution of default protocol, v6 address types, and average bandwidth in Somalia over time. They are generated using the data collected by the connection test page, and are updated on a monthly basis.   Six... read more

Introducing Research ICT Africa

Research ICT Africa Network conducts research on ICT policy and regulation that facilitates evidence-based and informed policy making for improved access, use and application of ICT for social development and economic growth. Interested? visit... read more

Credible ID System for Somalia

When I left Somalia in 1981, it took me (or those trying to help me) 3 years to get a passport… 3 years (am not joking) and then only to get a passport with the wrong DOB, because there was age limit etc to get a passport not to mention all the other horrible... read more

Latest from AIS 2018

In case you missed the African Internet Summit that just concluded in Dakar, Senegal here is the link Hope you enjoy the presentation and the valuable information exchanged. And if you want to watch the presentation click... read more

Disruptive Technologies in Somalia

There are many interesting disruptive technologies in Somalia that are worth sharing with the world. What stops our universities and business community to open and become part of word wide globalized free word of ideas and openness.  See link below for inspiration,... read more

ISOC.SO new office bearers

On 28th of May 2018, a new management team was elected for the Somali chapter of the internet society. The new office bearers for 2018-2020 are the following: President Mahad farah Communications & PR Director Najma Hassan Finance Director Mohamed Wairah Officer... read more

2018 Building Wireless Community Networks

The Internet Society is inviting applications for the online course “Building Wireless Community Networks”. The e-Learning course will be delivered through our learning portal In forum. This online course covers essential topics for effective planning,... read more