YouthxPolicyMakers: Make your voice on digital policy heard!

Dear Lee,

Good morning. This is a very interesting program and very relevant to
capacity development of young people within the Internet Governance Space.

Dear Youthful colleagues and KESIG Fellows,

This is certainly an opportunity for your interest, please apply and share
within your networks.

Regards
Keith

On Thu, Jun 24, 2021 at 4:05 PM Lee, Demetria via KICTANet <
kictanet@lists.kictanet.or.ke> wrote:

> In preparation for the UN Internet Governance Forum
> <www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/content/igf-2021> taking place
> 6-10 December 2021, we want to bring together young people and policy
> makers as equals, sharing and learning from one another. In the course of
> thematic roundtables taking place online in October and November 2021,
> participants will get the opportunity to meet policy makers such as
> parliamentarians and governments officials, asking them questions and
> advocating for their stances on pressing issues such as sustainability,
> equality and inclusion online, or digital security.
>
> Ahead of the roundtables, preparatory workshops will be held
> August-September 2021. These collaborative meetings will address specific
> topics within Internet governance, and also contain methodic segments on
> advocacy work and effective youth participation. Besides getting the
> opportunity to learn from experts, participants will benefit from each
> other’s expertise and work together to formulate policy recommendations or
> advocacy strategies.
>
> The program is free and open to anyone aged 16-30 with a strong interest
> and/or previous activities in digital policy or Internet governance. You
> can find more information about the program and application here
> <yigf.gi.de/en/formular>. Applications are open until 23 July
> 2021.
>
> If you have any questions, please let me know!
>
> Best,
>
> Demetria
>
> Demetria Lee
>
> *Working Student *
>
> *International Affairs*
>
>
>
> *Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI)*
>
>
>
> Spreepalais am Dom
>
> Anna-Louisa-Karsch-Straße 2
>
> 10178 Berlin
>
> . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
> . .
>
> Telefon: +49 (0) 30 24009 805
>
> Mail: demetria.lee@gi.de
>
> Web: www.gi.de
>
> . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
> . .
>
> Informationen zu Ihren Rechten und zum Datenschutz bei der GI finden Sie
> unter: gi.de/datenschutz
>
>
>
> [image: signature_1673267070]
>
>
>
>
> _______________________________________________
> KICTANet mailing list
> KICTANet@lists.kictanet.or.ke
> lists.kictanet.or.ke/mailman/listinfo/kictanet
> Twitter: http://twitter.com/kictanet
> Facebook: www.facebook.com/KICTANet/
>
> Unsubscribe or change your options at
> lists.kictanet.or.ke/mailman/options/kictanet/kephand%40gmail.com
>
>
> KICTANet is a multi-stakeholder Think Tank for people and institutions
> interested and involved in ICT policy and regulation. KICTANet is a
> catalyst for reform in the Information and Communication Technology sector.
> Its work is guided by four pillars of Policy Advocacy, Capacity Building,
> Research, and Stakeholder Engagement.
>
> KICTANetiquette : Adhere to the same standards of acceptable behaviors
> online that you follow in real life: respect people’s times and bandwidth,
> share knowledge, don’t flame or abuse or personalize, respect privacy, do
> not spam, do not market your wares or qualifications.
>
> KICTANet – The Power of Communities, is Kenya’s premier ICT policy
> engagement platform.
>

KICTANet Admin information

Related Posts

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.