Learn about #InternetFreedom in Africa

The Forum on Internet freedom in africa

Previous FIFAfrica Locations ... Uganda 2014-16  South Africa 2017  Ghana 2018  Ethiopia 2019 2020-21 Hybrid

More than 20 sessions in 4 days

Panel Discussions
Sessions 65%
Skills Workshops
Workshops 56%
Virtual Sessions
Online 17%
Lightning talks
Strategy 45%
Solutions 50%

Promoting Effective and Inclusive ICT Policy in Africa

the idea behind FIFAFRICA

The annual Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa (FIFAfrica) is a landmark event hosted by the Collaboration on International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa (CIPESA).

The Forum convenes a spectrum of stakeholders from across the internet governance and digital rights arenas in Africa and beyond to deliberate on gaps, concerns and opportunities for advancing privacy, free expression, inclusion, the free flow of information, civic participation and innovation online. 

Bringing together internet governace and digital rights stake holders from Across africa and beyond

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Key points about FIFAfrica


FIFAfrica focuses solely on internet freedoms and rights and provides a forum for the critical participation of a diverse range of stakeholders.


FIFAfrica recognizes the most significant concerns and difficulties pertaining to internet rights that must be addressed at the national and regional levels.


FIFAfrica’s four-day schedule includes panels, workshops, exhibitions, and presentations.


The diversity of FIFAfrica attendees contributes to the depth of discussions, workshops, and debates.


The recognition the diverse needs, interests, and viewpoints of its stakeholders is one of FIFAfrica’s key tenets.

Important stuff

some things you should know

The Code of conduct is aimed at building a community that is free from intimidation, discrimination, or hostility by upholding dignity, decency, and respect among participants. — View it here  

Thank you for your interest in presence and participation at the Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa 2022 (FIFAfrica22).
To ensure a hassle-free trip, please take note of the recommendations in our detailed travel note here