State of internet freedoms in East Africa, 2014 : an investigation into the policies and practices defining internet freedom in East Africa
The research reviewed policy developments and actions related to internet freedoms over the period 2010 to 2014.Published dateFriday, May 2, 2014 - 04:00
Mobilization for change: the role of the networked public sphere in advancing civic participation and collective action in the Arab region
Networked technologies such as the Internet, social media, and mobile phones are increasingly important for sharing news and information, as well as for organizing collective action.
Report on Online Discussions on Promoting Internet Freedoms in Africa, November 11 – December 6, 2013
The popularity of social media, Wikileaks, and Arab Spring uprisings have led governments to recognise the power of online media. In a number of African countries, there are increasing legal and extra-legal curbs on internet rights.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 05:00