Fwd: Call for Workshop / Session Proposals – AfIGF-2021

Dear Colleagues,

The African IGF is scheduled to hold on 22 – 24 November. The MAG is
calling for proposals for sessions and workshops.

Please see the details below.


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From: Information Society Division <ISD@africa-union.org>
Date: Thu, Aug 19, 2021 at 1:00 AM
Subject: Call for Workshop / Session Proposals – AfIGF-2021
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*=Important message regarding African IGF-2021 workshop/session proposals=*

*Greetings to all members of the African IGF Community:*

*Please be advised that this year African IGF will be organized virtually,
tentatively from 22 – 24 November 2021. *

*Further concrete information will be shared with you at the earliest
convenience. *

*Those who are interested in organizing workshops/sessions during this year
virtual AfIGF-2021 are requested to submit the completed form of the
attached session proposal by replying to All and addressing those in the Cc
list. Alternatively, the form can be completed online using the link:

*The objective is to have sessions/ workshops that can facilitate debates
and raise awareness around the overall thematic focus areas – refer to the
announcement. *

*The overall theme of this year edition of the African IGF will be taken
from the received proposals based on the topic that has the highest score
amongst the received proposals. *

*Determination of sub-themes will follow the same process.*

* The African IGF MAG would like to ensure that:*

*- Participants of this year forum are well equipped and ready to
actively participate during the main/breakaway sessions;*

*- Due to limited session slots, the African MAG will review all
applications for parallel and main sessions and make determinations

*- Submission of proposals is expected by no later than 31 August

*We look forward to receiving your proposals.*

*Kind regards,*

*AfIGF Secretariat*

Information Society Division
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