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Submission to the Inquiry into the role and responsibilities of the ICASA in Cybersecurity

By |2019-01-17T10:42:15+02:00Jan 17th, 2019|Categories: Africa Digital Policy Project, Home|

Research ICT Africa welcomes the opportunity to submit written comments on the Inquiry into the role and responsibilities of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa, published in the Government Gazette on the 28 September 2018. To that end, ICASA has published a discussion document soliciting the views of stakeholders on what should be [...]

IGF Panel Discussion on Collaborative Models for Cybersecurity: The Mauritius Case

By |2018-11-08T13:42:32+02:00Nov 8th, 2018|Categories: Africa Digital Policy Project, Home|

What is the rationale for multistakeholder collaboration in cybersecurity policymaking? How can multistakeholder collaborations in cybersecurity be improved in Africa? What are the challenges of implementing them? What forms should multistakeholder collaborations for cybersecurity take? What are the key success factors experienced by the different stakeholders involved in such collaborations? Those are some of the questions that will [...]

An investigation into the factors affecting Internet performance in Africa: a throughput, latency, and content hosting analysis

By |2018-05-07T22:55:25+02:00May 7th, 2018|Categories: Home, Measuring Broadband Performance in Africa|

Panel discussion at Africa Internet Summit, 8 May 2018, Dakar, Senegal. With increasing demand for videos, streaming media, and for services such as cloud computing on the continent, measuring Internet performance to identify performance bottlenecks, and specifically how users experience performance, becomes increasingly important. Across Africa, operators have extensively invested in increasing capacity through [...]

Participate in a Mobile Broadband Performance Study!

By |2015-11-24T08:16:46+02:00Nov 24th, 2015|Categories: Gender and Internet rights, Internet governance, Pricing, quality of service, RIA Rap|Tags: , , , , |

Do you have an Android phone? Help researchers at Research ICT Africa, University of Maryland, College Park, University of Cape Town and Princeton University learn more about mobile broadband performance  and how South African's use mobile data and manage the high cost of data. Download and install our mobile app (https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=GTNoise&hl=en or scan the QR code) and [...]

Measuring Digital Rights for the Attainment of Internet Universality

By |2015-11-19T15:43:07+02:00Nov 19th, 2015|Categories: Demand side ICT data, Human rights and internet governance, Indicators, Internet governance, RIA Rap|Tags: |

This blogpost was originally posted in CircleID Measuring the information society in order to achieve development goals is a challenge and a necessity to ascertain progress made in terms of ICT sector development and socio-economic growth. Many intergovernmental, governments, non-profit and private organisations have sought to tackle the challenge through setting targets, defining indicators, and applying [...]