News & Events

ISOC Community Week

Come and join us at the Internet Society Community week. Community Week starts next Tuesday and we are all looking forward to meeting our chapters and members’ Internet Heroes and learn from their success stories. Here is the opportunity to meet some Internet... read more

African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) 2022

On Tuesday-Thursday August 23-25 2022 the African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) 2022 convened in Kigali, Rwanda. An open and inclusive forum, AfPIF focused on developing Internet interconnection and traffic exchange opportunities by bringing together key... read more

AFIP 2022 – Kigali, Rwanda

The Apif 2022 is a hybrid event that focuses on developing internet interconnections and traffic exchange opportunities by bringing together key players – infrastructure providers, internet service providers, internet exchange points (IXPs), content producers... read more

Global Encryption Day – 21 October

Global Encryption Day 2022 will take place on 21 October 2022. This annual Day of Action, Global Encryption Day is very important for all who care about promoting and protecting our information and communication more private and secure. It is an opportunity to... read more

July updates

July was a busy month for our chapter as we have planned and managed to complete the election process. Today, I hope many of you are exercising your right as a member to elect the Chair and Vice Chair. Q2 Internet Society African Community Call: Protect the... read more

Splinternet… split what?

The Internet Society developed a five-year strategy centered around three pillars: Build, Promote, and Defend. Members of this chapter are encouraged to access and read this to get a better understanding of the plans of the Internet Society. Members are encouraged to... read more

Electing New Officers

Electing New Chapter Officers. See details below. Stay tuned for an email that will be sent providing more information soon about the timeline and the online voting process. Members of the Internet Society Chapter of Somalia are invited to nominate for the following... read more

Online security webinar

Online security is a major issue facing the ICT industry. The recent webinar Mohamed Wairah and the Chapter founder Mohamed Ibrahim delivered recently covered many aspects of all issues related to the internet space, focusing on online businesses. The role of security... read more

Girls in ICT – Somalia

The focus in Somalia on the 28th of April was on the political situation, however, a few people managed to take part in the Girls in ICT and joined us via online event. The Zoom recording will be made available soon via Youtube and will also be included in one of the... read more

Girls in ICT 2022

We hope to see many Somali girls in the ICT sector participate in the  International Girls in ICT day 2022. This year, it will be celebrated on 28 April. There are many activities taking place around the world, and we would like to encourage you all to follow these... read more