In the second of this series of regional discussions, regulators and industry policy makers from Western Africa will discuss the initiatives taken in response to the pandemic, particularly relating to spectrum availability, digital infrastructure, health & education services, cybersecurity, and combating disinformation. They will highlight the unique challenges across the continent and also innovative responses – particularly involving mobile technology – developed in Africa for Africa.More information here
The current pandemic has amplified the importance of reliability, fairness and equitable access to communications services in a post fixed-line environment. The Australian Government is looking to set up a post-2020 telco consumer protection framework.More information here
We are delighted to announce that the winner of this year’s Future Leaders’ Competition is Sofia Mancilla, founder of Sección Legal, the first Mexican digital marketplace for legal services.Find out more
The IIC exists to advance the debate and understanding of regulatory policy in the increasingly converged communications industry. During these extraordinary times, it has been heartening to see how our community has responded to the current crisis around the world. We have created a section highlighting these efforts, along with related current content and news of our webinars.Find out more
As part of our Africa series hear Dr Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa in conversation with Chris Chapman, IIC President, on the pan-African viewpoint which is both supporting and promoting Africa and African innovation and the importance that it is recognised and developed within and for Africa.
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