Welcome to the 2021 African Internet Governance Forum! The conference happened on the 14th - 16th of  December  2021 and recordings of each session are available for you to explore and enjoy anytime.  Contact us: info@afigf.africa.

Theme: Advancing digital transformation in Africa in the face of Crisis

Sandra Aceng

Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET)
Program Manager

Jean-Paul Adam

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Director, Technology, Climate Change and Natural Resource Management...
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Edzodzi Kokou Ahiadou

Freedom of Expression at Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA)
Programme Associate

El Hacen Moulaye Ahmed

Université de Nouakchott
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Shamira Ahmed

Research ICT Africa
Senior Economist
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Adeola Akinla

Central Bank of Nigeria
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Fondation africaine pour les TIC
Directeur régional
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Keith Andere

African Youth Commission
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Dr Laban Bagui

C3SA/UCT Department of Information Systems
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Ian Balina

Token Metrics
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Dawit Bekele

Internet Society
Regional Vice President-Africa
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Tapiwa Ronald Cheuka

African Union Commission
Trade Policy Officer
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Tapiwa Chinembiri

Research ICT Africa
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Wisdom Donkor

Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation
President / CEO
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Bunmi Durowoju

Snr, Business Development Manager AI and Intelligent Cloud, Global...

Prof Clement Dzidonu

Accra Institute of Technology (AIT)

Lily Edinam

Hacklab Foundation
Community Engagement
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Bernard Ewah

National Information Technology Development Agency
Deputy Director, e-Government Development and Regulation
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Tracy Sinkamba Faustin

Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network
International Research & Project Management Coordinator
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Abdalmonem Galila

Universal Acceptance Steering Group (UASG)
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Anja Gengo

IGF Secretariat
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Nashilongo Gervasius

Datasphere Initiative Internet &Jurisdiction Policy Network
Research Fellow
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Dr Al-Hassan Haru

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).
Director, New Media and Information Security
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Ines Hfaeidh

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)/ Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation
Tunisia Coordinator
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Xianhong Hu

Programme Specialist
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Sarmad Hussain

Senior Director, IDN and UA Programs
Senior Director, IDN and UA Programs
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Dr. Nnenna Ifeanyi-Ajufo

Buckinghamshire New University
Associate Professor of Law-Head of Law
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Tomiwa Ilori

Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria
Doctoral Researcher
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Tomiwa Ilori

Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria

Adama Jallow

The Gambia IGF
MAG Chair
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Winnie Kamau

Association of Freelance Journalists
Data Journalist

Inye Kemabonta

Tech Law Development Services
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Maria Kolesnikova

head of marketing, external relations and projects
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Dr Martin Koyabe

Global Forum on Cyber Expertise (GFCE)
Lead AU-GFCE Collaboration Project
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Hon Neema Lugangira

Member of Parliament
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Dr Jones Lukose

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Verengai Mabika

Internet Society
Senior Policy Advisor - Africa
avatar for Kgopotso Magoro

Kgopotso Magoro

Mamaila Community Network
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H.E Huria Ali Mahdi

Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
State Minister to the National ICT and Digital Economy Sector at the...
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Koliwe Majama

Association for Progressive Communication
AfDec Coordinator
avatar for Caroline Mbugua

Caroline Mbugua

Senior Policy Manager Sub Saharan Africa
avatar for Deidra McIntyre

Deidra McIntyre

Black People and Cryptocurrency
avatar for Hon. Felix Mutati

Hon. Felix Mutati

Minister of Technology and Science
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Grace Mutungu

Open Society Foundation
Open Society Foundation
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Catherine Muya,

Program Manager
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Juliet Nanfunka

Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa
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Dr. Margaret Nyambura Ndung'u

PRIDA, African Union Commission
Senior ICT Regulatory and Internet Governance Expert Infrastructure...

El Hadji Mamadou Nguer

Virtual University of Senegal (UVS)
Teacher-researcher in Computer Science
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Robert Nkwangu

Disability Inclusion Specialist
Executive Director, UNAD
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Bob Ochieng

Sr. Manager, Stakeholder Engagement – Eastern & Southern Africa
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John Okoro

Auspicious Agile and Blockchain Pte Ltd
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Elias Okwara

Access Now
Africa Policy Manager
avatar for Elizabeth Orembo

Elizabeth Orembo

Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre, University of Oxford
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Lorrayne Porciuncula

Datasphere Initiative at the Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network
Co-founder and Executive Director
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Kirthika Selvakumar

Commonwealth Secretariat
avatar for Sylvie Siyam

Sylvie Siyam

Protege QV (NGO)
avatar for H.E. Vera Songwe

H.E. Vera Songwe

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Executive Secretary

Alieu Sowe

Founder and Country Director
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Zoe Tilsiter

Darktrace, Ltd.
Cyber Analyst
avatar for Arsène Tungali

Arsène Tungali

Rudi International
Executive Director
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Mary Uduma

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Edrine Wanyama

Legal Officer