- As part of our work to promote the African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms, on Friday, 13 May, we interviewed Nnenna Nwakamna, from the World Wide Web foundation, on #AfricanInternetRights and the challenges ahead.
- We started by introducing Nnena Nwakamna, a renowned defender of internet rights in the region:
- — AfricaInternetRights (@AfricaNetRights)Thu, May 12 2016 14:55:06Here is some background on @nnenna, from @webfoundation http://webfoundation.org/about/executive-team/nnenna-nwakanma-africa-regional-coordinator/ … #AfricanInternetRights
- We started with some generic questions from our official twitter account:
- — AfricaInternetRights (@AfricaNetRights)Fri, May 13 2016 11:02:46
- — AfricaInternetRights (@AfricaNetRights)Fri, May 13 2016 11:11:42
- — AfricaInternetRights (@AfricaNetRights)Fri, May 13 2016 11:17:33Speaking of #Uganda, some worrying developments there, including digital exclusion of women.. https://www.apc.org/en/news/joint-upr-submission-highlights-womens-rights-and … #AfricanInternetRights
- — Black Zürich (@edgar_nUg)Fri, May 13 2016 11:54:06True true. Luckily enough,young Africans are getting more internet literate as with the case with #VPN use in Uganda https://twitter.com/nnenna/status/731089058139648000 …
- We were soon joined by others:
- — Poncelet Ileleji (@Poncelet2)Fri, May 13 2016 12:10:30For me personally the overall benefits of #AfricanInternetRights is what it brings to youths who are the catalyst in driving agenda 2063
- — Nani Jansen (@NaniMLDI)Fri, May 13 2016 11:30:07
- — Casey Gbenga Adeleye (@caseyfrm9ja)Fri, May 13 2016 11:03:00A fundamental challenge in need of urgent resolution in the digital age is how to protect human rights and freedoms/1 #AfricanInternetRights
#AfricanInternetRights: Interview with Nnenna Nwakamna
What are the most pressing issues in terms of #AfricanInternetRights? How can the African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms be used to empower people? Where are the spaces and opportunities for advocacy and change?
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