News & Announcements

IGFSA Executive Committee Elections 2021

IGFSA Executive Committee Elections 2021

Several positions on the Executive Committee will be open to be filled at the 2021 IGFSA General Assembly. We sadly lost Executive Committee member Makane Faye, and our current Executive Committee member, Jimson Olufuye, will be completing his second three year term...

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IGFSA Newsletter – Issue 1

IGFSA Newsletter – Issue 1

The IGFSA is pleased to announce the publication of the inaugural issue of its newsletter. There will be various spotlights and video interviews with NRIs, donors, profiles as well as news and events happening in the Internet Governance world.

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IGFSA Executive Committee Spotlight and Tribute Makane FAYE

Makane FAYE was born in 1954 in Rufisque, a city in the Dakar region of western Senegal. He was a class of 1974 at Lycée Abdoulaye Sadji High School in Rufisque. He held a bachelor's degree in documentation science, a master's degree in information management and a...

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In memory of MAKANE FAYE, 1954 – 2021

The IGFSA Executive Committee is deeply saddened to announce the passing of our colleague and friend Makane Faye. He was tragically killed in a car accident on 26 March. Makane was a pillar of the African Internet community and was held in high esteem in the global...

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MARILYN CADE, 1947 – 2020

IGFSA is deeply saddened to learn about the passing of Marilyn Cade. She was a tireless champion and promoter of the IGF, the NRIs and the multistakeholder model and therefore also of IGFSA. Quite naturally, she was elected member of the Executive Committee at the...

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Announcements

IGFSA Executive Committee Elections 2021

IGFSA Executive Committee Elections 2021

Several positions on the Executive Committee will be open to be filled at the 2021 IGFSA General Assembly. We sadly lost Executive Committee member Makane Faye, and our current Executive Committee member, Jimson Olufuye, will be completing his second three year term...

read more

In memory of MAKANE FAYE, 1954 – 2021

The IGFSA Executive Committee is deeply saddened to announce the passing of our colleague and friend Makane Faye. He was tragically killed in a car accident on 26 March. Makane was a pillar of the African Internet community and was held in high esteem in the global...

read more