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“Global South” Capacity building in the ICT policy and regulatory sector

By |2017-04-18T09:11:43+02:00Apr 18th, 2017|Categories: Broadband 4 Africa, CPRSouth, Young Scholar Programme|Tags: , , , |

34 emerging and mid-career ICT policy and regulatory research scholars were invited to participate in an intense two-day seminar on thematic issues,  relevant to Asia and Africa. In 2016, the pre-seminar was held on the picturesque island of Zanzibar which would ensure an opportunity to relax after the grueling seminar for the young scholars before participating [...]

Experiences of a returning young scholar- CPRsouth 2016

By |2016-10-24T14:20:45+02:00Oct 24th, 2016|Categories: Africa, CPRSouth, RIA Rap, Young Scholar Programme|

By Safia Khan As a young professional venturing into the complex space that is the intersection of ICT and development, a conference on Communications Policy & Research in the global South can be an intimidating space not least because of the plethora of information there is to dissolve. This was precisely how it felt being a [...]

CPRsouth 2016 Young Scholar Awards

By |2016-05-24T08:29:32+02:00May 24th, 2016|Categories: Africa, Broadband 4 Africa, CPRSouth, RIA Rap, Young Scholar Programme|Tags: , , , |

Following highly successful joint Afro-Asian CPR conferences in Mauritius in 2012, and India in 2013, CPRafrica and CPRsouth formally merged under the banner of CPRsouth in 2014. Since then, CPRsouth has hosted conferences in the Cradle of Humankind in South Africa (2014), and at the Innovation Center for Big Data and Digital Convergence at Yuan Ze [...]