Archive 2017-09-06T19:00:17+02:00

Join us at Rightscon 2019!

Jun 7th, 2019|0 Comments

The state of ICT in Uganda

May 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

SADC Parliamentary Forum presentation

May 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

How should we let the Christchurch Call ricochet in Africa?

May 21st, 2019|0 Comments

After Access: Africa comparative report

May 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Stockholm Internet forum: Unpacking Access plenary

May 15th, 2019|0 Comments

A struggle for visibility: Onkokame Mothobi

May 7th, 2019|0 Comments

Fairwork exposes exploitation in gig economy amid regulatory vacuum

Apr 15th, 2019|0 Comments

WSIS 2019-Harnessing opportunities, mitigating risk

Apr 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Towards understanding the digital gender gap in the global South

Apr 8th, 2019|0 Comments

State of ICT in Mozambique

Apr 4th, 2019|0 Comments

Internet Freedom Festival 2019

Mar 31st, 2019|0 Comments

Information rights in a data age: #ICIC2019

Mar 20th, 2019|0 Comments

Addressing Cyber crime in South Africa – CyberBRICS fellowship

Feb 14th, 2019|0 Comments

Women in Tech: Understanding the gender barriers

Jan 17th, 2019|0 Comments

The state of ICT in Nigeria 2018

Dec 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Research ICT Africa attending Africa eCommerce Week

Dec 10th, 2018|0 Comments

African digital platforms and the future of digital financial services

Dec 4th, 2018|0 Comments

Discussing Freedoms Online

Nov 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Parliament Presentation: Digital Inequality in South Africa

Nov 26th, 2018|0 Comments

WEF: Understanding the gender gap in the Global South

Nov 9th, 2018|0 Comments

CyberBRICS fellowship program

Nov 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Data deficit means we’re in the dark about the digital divide

Nov 1st, 2018|0 Comments

South Africa Competition Commission Data Market inquiry

Oct 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Welcome to ADPP fellow Dr Cecilia Matanga

Oct 1st, 2018|0 Comments

AfterAccess wins EQUALSinTech 2018 Research Award

Sep 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Kenya has an opportunity to create a model data protection framework

Sep 24th, 2018|0 Comments

After Access: Youth, Deprivation and the Internet in Africa

Sep 12th, 2018|0 Comments

After Access: The state of ICT in South Africa

Sep 10th, 2018|1 Comment

Welcome to ADPP fellow Dr Ian Brown

Sep 5th, 2018|0 Comments

We can’t tell if we’re closing the digital divide without more data

Aug 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Impetuous policies increasing digital divide In Uganda: Social media tax

Jul 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

ITU Journal: ICT Discoveries

Jun 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Towards Fair Online Platform Work

Jun 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Call for Fellowships + Expressions of Interest to Collaborate

May 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Vacancy-Research Manager

Mar 27th, 2018|0 Comments

How can technology be a force for good in Africa?

Mar 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Submission on the South Africa Electronic Communications Amendment Bill

Feb 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Opportunity alert: Data Scientist/Analyst

Jan 21st, 2018|0 Comments

Regional Academic Network on IT Policy (RANITP)

Jan 15th, 2018|0 Comments

State of ICT in Lesotho

Jan 12th, 2018|0 Comments

What is the state of micro-work in Africa? A view from seven countries

Dec 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Africa Digital Policy Project @IGF 2017

Dec 15th, 2017|0 Comments

OTT – Threat or opportunity for African Telcos?

Sep 22nd, 2017|0 Comments


Sep 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

SADC not bridging digital divide

Sep 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Call for Demos The Ninth International Conference on ICTD 2017

Aug 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Cost of smartphones continues the digital divide in Tanzania

Aug 16th, 2017|0 Comments

After Access Surveys – Questionnaires, Methodology, and Timeframe

Aug 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Beyond Access data: Research ICT Africa (RIA) ICT household surveys in 2017

Jun 26th, 2017|0 Comments

World Summit on the Information Society 2017: High level policy statement

Jun 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Beyond Access Surveys

Jun 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Terror fear enables veil of surveillance

May 26th, 2017|0 Comments

AFRINIC/RIA Workshop on Internet measurement Initiatives in Africa

May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Mozilla Press release: Research ICT Africa (RIA) 2017 host organisation

May 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Ford-Mozilla Open Web Fellowship call

May 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Developing Smart Public Wi-Fi in South Africa

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Inclusive development and digital transformation in Africa-Research needs

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Disentangling the broadband divide in Rwanda: supply-side vs demand-side

May 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Botswana telecommunications limp a decade after policy changes

Feb 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Amy Mahan Scholarship Third PhD Graduate

Feb 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Mauritian ICT Visionary, Dr Krishna Oolun, joins RIA advisory board

Feb 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Measuring Information Society Report 2016: Acknowledgments

Dec 20th, 2016|0 Comments

GIS 2016: economic, social and cultural rights (ESCRs) and the internet

Nov 28th, 2016|0 Comments

Inclusive development and digital transformation in Africa

Oct 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Government’s spectrum plan is unworkable

Oct 17th, 2016|0 Comments

Much ado about nothing? Zero rating in the African context

Oct 6th, 2016|0 Comments

World Bank seminar on Gender & ICT – A Gender Gap Analysis of Zambia

Oct 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Innovatively aligning ICT public policy with means-GTAC South Africa

Sep 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Reinventing Government in the Digital Age: Gauteng e-gov stratplan

Sep 16th, 2016|0 Comments

South Africa: Top operators for personalised products

Jul 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Rise of the living dead-SA’s mobile operators wake up as 2020 draws closer

Jul 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Bundled Value Index Methodology

Jul 14th, 2016|0 Comments

ITID Special Issue: CPRsouth

Jun 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Dr Gillwald Stockholm Internet Forum Interview

Jun 14th, 2016|0 Comments

Understanding what is happening in ICT in Nigeria

Jun 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Understanding what is happening in ICT in Kenya

Jun 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Understanding what is happening in ICT in Botswana

Jun 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Mozambique: Better broadband performance with more competition

Jun 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Shift from just­‐voice services: African markets gearing for internet

Jun 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Dramatic MTR cuts drives SA’s mobile prices down

Jun 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Lifting the veil on ICT gender indicators in Africa

Jun 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Parliamentary hearing on OTT services

Jan 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Zero-rated internet services: What is to be done?

Jan 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Amy Mahan Scholarship Second PhD Graduate

Jan 18th, 2016|0 Comments

2015 Global Go To Think Tank Index – Voting Round II

Dec 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Participate in a Mobile Broadband Performance Study!

Nov 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Bundling up – new pricing strategies in the African prepaid market

Nov 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Western Cape Digital Readiness

Sep 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Household & Individual Survey

Aug 19th, 2015|0 Comments

Postpaid Policy Brief Update

May 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Are recent postpaid price increases by South African operators justifiable?

May 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Q1 2015 African Prepaid Pricing index

May 20th, 2015|0 Comments

Mobile at the Base of the Pyramid series

Apr 16th, 2015|0 Comments

RIA 2015 Household, Individual and informal sector survey

Apr 16th, 2015|0 Comments

How ordinary people got connected

Apr 16th, 2015|0 Comments

ICT4D, Regulation and Strategy

Apr 16th, 2015|0 Comments

Consumers benefit from lower mobile termination rates

Apr 16th, 2015|0 Comments

Research ICT Africa Among Top 20 Global Science and Technology Think Tanks

Apr 16th, 2015|0 Comments

Riding the digital wave, the impact of cybercapacity on human development

Apr 16th, 2015|0 Comments

Cameroonian government revokes Viettel’s 3G monopoly

Apr 16th, 2015|0 Comments

ITID Special Issue: Harvard Forum II

Apr 15th, 2015|0 Comments

ICT Regulation in Africa – the good, the bad & ugly

Apr 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Debating Spectrum 2.0 for Africa

Apr 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Q4 African Prepaid Pricing Index

Feb 27th, 2015|0 Comments

Value for Money Index 2014

Feb 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Participate in our Broadband Quality of Service Study

Oct 23rd, 2014|0 Comments

Mobile broadband quality of service study – update

Sep 19th, 2014|0 Comments

Nomination for RIA’s Executive Director

Sep 16th, 2014|0 Comments

SA broadband quality drops but prices remain high

Aug 26th, 2014|0 Comments

The Information Lives of the Poor

Aug 24th, 2014|0 Comments

Myanmar book launches

Aug 24th, 2014|0 Comments

SA’s Mobile Termination Rate (MTR) Debate and Africa 2012 Index

Jul 21st, 2014|0 Comments

New mobile pricing portal

Jul 21st, 2014|0 Comments

How do mobile and fixed broadband stack up in SA?

Jul 21st, 2014|0 Comments

SA mobile prepaid prices plateau

Jul 21st, 2014|0 Comments

Is broadband data worth the money?

Jul 21st, 2014|0 Comments

Measuring ICT and Gender: An Assessment

Jun 12th, 2014|0 Comments

Dr Bitange Ndemo joins Research ICT Africa Board

Apr 15th, 2014|0 Comments

A look at spectrum in four African countries

Mar 31st, 2014|0 Comments

Mapping multistakeholderism in Internet governance: Implications for Africa

Mar 28th, 2014|0 Comments

Spectrum and the paradox of the ITU

Mar 20th, 2014|0 Comments

SA telecoms – still a way to go

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

What can government do for ICT industry?

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

CPRafrica papers in INFO

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Senegal ICT Sector Performance Review 2010

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Benchmarking National Communications Regulatory Authority Websites 2010

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Refarming frequencies in rural areas: a regulatory perspective

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Lower termination fees may spark telecoms turnaround

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

South Africa Sector Performance Review 2009/2010

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Comparative ICT Sector Performance Review 2009/2010

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Kenya: Kibaki Stops Further Drop in Mobile Call Charges

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Uganda: Phone calls to cost more after ‘order’

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Amy Mahan Scholarship Awards

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

SA National Planning Commission highlights the decline of the ICT sector

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Research ICT Africa Annual Report 2010/2011

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Policy and Regulatory Barriers for Extension of Networks

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Communicating policy research

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments


Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Mobile Internet to close the Data Divide in Namibia

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Household, Small Business & Public Institutional e-Access & Usage Survey 2011

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Giganet – Nairobi 26 September 2011

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

SA fails test of network society

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

More criticism of telecoms law amendments

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Mobile broadband QoS and measuring social media at the ITU WTIM

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Broadband price drop expected

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

“Money, Real Quick”, a book on M-Pesa and Mobile Money

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

ICT Access and Usage Survey 2011 – First round findings

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Dr. Ernest Ndukwe Joins Research ICT Africa Networks Board

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

RIA fellow wins policy brief competition

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Internet plan will hamstring African growth

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

SA’s Mobile Termination Rate (MTR) Debate: What the Evidence Tells Us

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Mobile Usage at the Base of the Pyramid in South Africa

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Executive Training 2011 – Connectivity & Convergence

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

CPRafrica 2011 : Convergence

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Highly Commended Paper 2013 – Emerald Award for Excellence

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Beyond the Policy Debates: ICT and the National Development Plan

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

South African Broadband Quality of Service Study Initial Results Available

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Benefits of reduced termination rate finally kick in with lower mobile prices

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Public hearings on the cost to communicate in South Africa

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Tanzania ICT Sector Performance Review 2009/2010

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Mythbuster 2 – Time for MTN to face competition

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

CPRsouth8/CPRafrica2013: Award for Best Policy Brief

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

CPRsouth8/CPRafrica2013: Award for Best Paper

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Understanding what is happening in ICT in South Africa

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

CNBC Interview with Fola Odufuwa about ICT Sector Performance Review Nigeria

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Understanding what is happening in ICT in Ghana

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Fair Mobile

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

2011 Africa Fair Mobile Index: Dynamic changes

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Africa Prepaid Mobile Price Index 2012: South Africa

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Myth buster on reasons for SA high prepaid mobile pricing

Feb 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Africa’s LTE Future

Jan 17th, 2014|0 Comments

Spectrum Auctions for Beginners

Dec 3rd, 2013|0 Comments

Spectrum — To License or Not To License

Oct 25th, 2013|0 Comments

Why Can’t Anyone Agree on Spectrum?

Aug 1st, 2013|0 Comments

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