WAiGF 2023 approves DARC Paper: Community NetHUBs Africa on the Link and Voice of the Local Communities.

Description

A roundtable dialogue on what needs to be done by the Public and Private Sector in Africa on Universal Access and Meaningful Connectivity to ensure that we are Building Economic Resilience and Digital Sovereignty in West Africa.

Subtheme

Universal Access and Meaningful Connectivity

Leading Organization (s)

DNS Africa Media and Communications

Objectives of the Session

1. Discussion on key roles of the Public and Private Sector, and the need for Partnership.
2. Innovation and development in the region as it relates infrastructure and technology.

Session Format

Round Table

Session Time

90 minutes

Expected Outcomes and specific outputs

– Addressing the need for a defined policy on Community Network and collaboration across Westest Africa.
– Development of a Policy Platform to engage, monitor, and promote UAMC across Africa.

Relevance to the Theme:

It would boost activities that should reinforce policies on infrastructural design and collaboration, collaboration among community-based networks, address the connecting the unconnected, especially connectivity in rural areas and for marginalised communities and individuals.

 

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