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Two Things the US Should Do to Protect the Internet and the Security of Billions of People Online

Adopting the practice of Internet impact assessments is not just an option—it’s a must to protect the Internet we want today and tomorrow.

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Connecting the unconnected - walking the talk in Central Asia
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Connecting the unconnected – walking the talk in Central Asia

rAccess to an open and inclusive Internet has been widely discussed in the framework of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the global Internet Governance Forum (IGF) over the ...
Enhancing the use of Internet Exchange Points in Nigeria
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Enhancing the use of Internet Exchange Points in Nigeria

This week, the Internet Society has head out to Abuja, Nigeria to undertake a five-days workshop in partnership with the Internet eXchange Point of Nigeria (IXPN) on “Internet Routing Technologies ...
Building Relationships To Build Access
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Building Relationships To Build Access

Bratislava!  It’s CEE Peering Day! Welcome to the heart of Central Europe and the cross-roads for people, Internet networks, and partners!  Our team is committed to providing opportunities for people ...
Internet Exchange Point launched in Seychelles
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Internet Exchange Point launched in Seychelles

The Seychelles Internet Exchange Point (Sey-IXP) was successfully launched on 20 February 2015 in Victoria, Seychelles. Sey-IXP was officiated by Mr. Danny Faure, Vice President and Minister of ICT of ...
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Excellent progress on local Internet infrastructure connectivity and IXP development in Niger

Recently, Niger’s Constitutive General Assembly for the Niger Internet Exchange Point (IXP) met in Niamey on 23 January 2015. The Minister of Posts, Telecommunications and Digital Economy, H.E. MrAbdou Mani, ...
Gambia IXP, an Oasis in the Desert
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Gambia IXP, an Oasis in the Desert

The Serekunda Internet Exchange Point launched in Banjul, The Gambia on 12 July 2014 Gambia may be considered a small country (ranked 164th in the world) but in the Internet ...
Building cross-border Internet interconnection in the Eastern Africa Region
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Building cross-border Internet interconnection in the Eastern Africa Region

The Internet Society, in partnership with AfriNIC, successfully conducted the inauguration of the Regional Internet Exchange Point (RIXP) and Regional Internet Carrier (RIC) best practice workshop under the AXIS Project, ...
Building an Integrated African Internet Infrastructure by 2020
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Building an Integrated African Internet Infrastructure by 2020

In early February, the Internet Society organized an important workshop on  “Best practices for setting up Regional Internet Exchange Points and Regional Internet Carriers” for the Southern African region in ...