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Community Networks… get to know it!

Community Networks… The Internet can open up a world of opportunity. With half the world’s population unconnected, it’s urgent that we shape a tomorrow that benefits everyone. The Internet Society promotes and builds a digital future that puts people first. More... read more

Somali Week in Australia

Internet Society Somali Chapter proudly sponsors the Somali week in Australia event which will highlight collaboration between Australian Universities and the Somali community in Australia with the intention of supporting the ongoing effort to help Somalia rebuild its... read more

IoT awareness campaign – Video

Here is a video summarising some of the issues discussed during the IoT awareness campaign. There are booklets available for those who cannot access the online version. Please email abdirizak@isoc.so for more information and hardcopy of the booklet.... read more

October…Somali ICT month!

October should be named Somali ICT Month… wonderful news! The ICT Exhibition and now the  Mogadishu tech summit. See https://mogadishutechsummit.com/ This is a good start, therefore, we should all encourage and congratulate those who achieved this. Of course,... read more

Internet connectivity and security challenges in Somalia

There are many positive ICT related initiatives taking place in Mogadishu. The ICT exhibition and Mogadishu Tech Summit etc. Even REN reported that Improved Internet access connects Somali students to each other and global knowledge (See link below). This is all good... read more

One Web Day….

One Web Day, was held today on September 22.  This  global event is aimed at giving all participants in this unprecedented turn in human evolution that is the Internet a chance not only to celebrate it, but also to raise awareness of the importance of maintaining the... read more

Lessons from the Pacific Communities at APrIGF Vanuatu

Taking place the first time in Pacific, APrIGF Vanuatu 2018  has during 13-16 August 2018.  300+ attendees in total from around the region with  26% of the attendees from government stakeholder and 21% from private sector.   The Hon. Prime Minister Charlot Salwai of... read more