News & Events

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 https://www.internetsummit.africa/about/ais-18 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

Chapter founder speaks his mind….

The founder of the Internet Society Chapter of Somalia, Mohamed Ibrahim gave a speech last night at Melbourne SABPI event. Here is a summary of what he has said. The discussion was general in format and the intention was mainly information sharing and raising... read more

Election of the office bearers for the 2018-2020

The Somali Chapter of The Internet Society will held the election of the office bearers for the 2018-2020 on April the 28th 2018 at Jazeera Hotel, Mogadishu. The Management team apologies for the delay in the election due to factors beyond its control. With the huge... read more