Taking advantage of the fact that Internet Society’s CEO, Kathy Brown, and I were both in India last month, we visited one of our Wireless for Communities (W4C) sites in Tilonia, located in Rajasthan state.
Located some 380km from Delhi in a rural...
Date published 14 December 2016
Findings from the recently released third annual Internet Society Survey on Policy Issues in Asia-Pacific indicate that Internet access and cybersecurity are the top two concerns for survey respondents. Cybersecurity, in particular, was seen as an...
Date published 10 October 2016
With more than half the world’s population (and its languages), the Asia-Pacific is by far the most diverse region. Throughout history, countries in the region have had to balance influences and sensitivities related to – amongst other things -...
Date published 30 August 2016
The past month or so has seen a flurry of activities in the Philippines, particularly on the ICT and Internet front, and these have attracted much media attention.
Apart from the highly publicized recent election of a new President and Vice-...
Date published 15 July 2016
There is no conclusive data globally, but most studies seem to indicate that around 20% of the population has some sort of disability. While this does not always translate to the person not being able to use the Internet, there still is a...
Date published 26 April 2016