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Wednesday, March 30 • 10:30am - 11:45am
Enough talk about the problem, what’s the solution: How do we connect the next African billion?

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Panel Summary

Focusing on the issue of connectivity first as part of internet governance and access as a right, this panel aims to bring together knowledge holders to suggest solutions in ensuring the connection of the next billion in Africa. The panel will be held under a hypothetical understanding that all resources are at hand for the experts and they can go on to state how connecting those in Africa is possible. The panel will be encouraged to look at issues of connectivity and access from a supply and demand side and affordability perspective. Other perspectives of ensuring connectivity will be welcome at the panel. 

Chenai Chair- Research ICT Africa
Hanna Boujemi-IGMENA
Riva Jalipa- Article 19
Mohamed El Gohary-Global Voices
Jochai Ben-Avie-Mozilla

Wednesday March 30, 2016 10:30am - 11:45am
The Nest

Attendees (34)