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

Sign up or log in to register for this event.

Plenary Session [clear filter]
Wednesday, December 15

10:15 GMT

High Level Panel on Advancing digital transformation in Africa in the face of Crisis. | Panel de haut niveau sur l'avancement de la transformation numérique en Afrique face à la crise
avatar for Dawit Bekele

Dawit Bekele

Regional Vice President-Africa, Internet Society
Dr. Dawit Bekele is the Regional Vice President-Africa of the Internet Society, anan organization that works for an open, globally connected, and secure Internet for everyone.Dr. Dawit is an Ethiopian citizen living in Addis Ababa. He received undergraduate, Mastersand Ph.D. degrees... Read More →

avatar for Hon Neema Lugangira

Hon Neema Lugangira

Member of Parliament, Tanzania
Hon. Neema Lugangira is a Member of Parliament in Tanzania since November 2021 whose main areas of focus within the context of social and economic development are Nutrition, Internet Governance, WASH, Health and Child Support; all of which aims to transform community livelihoods in... Read More →

Lily Edinam

Community Engagement, Hacklab Foundation

Jean-Paul Adam

Director, Technology, Climate Change and Natural Resource Management Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

Prof Clement Dzidonu

President, Accra Institute of Technology (AIT)

Wednesday December 15, 2021 10:15 - 11:45 GMT
Plenary Room

12:00 GMT

#P1 Internet that works for all. | Internet qui fonctionne pour tous
avatar for Bernard Ewah

Bernard Ewah

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

avatar for Bunmi Durowoju

Bunmi Durowoju

Snr, Business Development Manager AI and Intelligent Cloud, Global BDSV, Microsoft
avatar for Ines Hfaiedh, AODIRF

Ines Hfaiedh, AODIRF

Tunisia Coordinator, Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation, Tunisia

Wednesday December 15, 2021 12:00 - 13:00 GMT
Plenary Room
Thursday, December 16

08:00 GMT

#P2 Protecting Africa’s Digital Assets. | Protéger les actifs numériques de l'Afrique
avatar for Dr Laban Bagui

Dr Laban Bagui

C3SA/UCT Department of Information Systems
Dr Laban Bagui is a postdoctoral fellow with the C3SA/UCT Department of Information Systems. He is a social entrepreneur, development and civic technology researcher, and a learning facilitator. Laban has worked for various industries including Higher Education, Internet Service Providers... Read More →

avatar for Dr. Nnenna Ifeanyi-Ajufo

Dr. Nnenna Ifeanyi-Ajufo

Senior Lecturer of Law and Technology, Swansea University
Dr. Nnenna Ifeanyi-Ajufo is a Senior Lecturer of Law and Technology at the School of Law, Swansea University, United Kingdom.  Her teaching and research interests relate to the intersection of law and technology, including the governance of emerging technologies and rule of law in... Read More →
avatar for Elizabeth Orembo

Elizabeth Orembo

Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre, University of Oxford
avatar for Dr Martin Koyabe

Dr Martin Koyabe

Lead AU-GFCE Collaboration Project, Global Forum on Cyber Expertise (GFCE)
Martin has over 25 years of experience working on ICT deployment, innovation, research and development, policy, regulation, and legislation. Prior to joining the Global Forum on Cyber Expertise (GFCE) to lead the AU-GFCE Collaboration Project, he was the Head of Technical Support... Read More →

Thursday December 16, 2021 08:00 - 09:30 GMT
Plenary Room

09:40 GMT

11:40 GMT

#P4 Open Forum & The Road to IGF 2022
avatar for Wisdom Donkor

Wisdom Donkor

President / CEO, Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation

Thursday December 16, 2021 11:40 - 13:10 GMT
Plenary Room
  • Timezone
  • Filter By Date Africa Internet Governance Forum 2021 Dec 14 -16, 2021
  • Filter By Venue Venues
  • Filter By Type
  • Break Session
  • Closing Ceremony
  • Opening Session
  • Plenary Session