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Kenya to host the 2nd African Internet Governance Forum (AfIGF)

Dear Stakeholders,

Following a bid submitted by the Government of the Republic of Kenya through the Ministry of Information and Communication in February 2013 and confirmed in March, the AfIGF secretariat is pleased to announce that the 2nd African Internet Governance Forum will be held in Kenya from 24-26 September 2013 at the Multimedia University (at the vicinity of the National Park).

Kenya has hosted with great success the 5th Internet Governance Forum (IGF), which had the highest number of participants in the history of the IGF.

The AfIGF secretariat takes this opportunity to thank the Government and people of Kenya for agreeing to host, after Egypt, such an important African event.

You are all invited to take part in AfIGF2

The AfIGF Secretariat

AfIGF 2013 is organized by:

Economic Commission for Africa Government of Kenya TESPOK African Union Commission






AfIGF 2013 is supported by:

ICANN OIF dotAfrica ISOC Google APC AfriNIC

The African Internet Governance Forum - AfIGF 2013
24–26 September 2013, Nairobi, Kenya


Recommended hotel:

Hotel name: Longview Suites
Contact person: Ms. Eva Musyimi, Sales Account Manager
Tel: +254 721 742 648
Email: eva[at]longviewsuites[dot]com
Distance: 5 Kilometres from the AfIGF Venue
Hotel price: Negotiated AfIGF rate is US100 BB

Please note the following:

  • The Multimedia University Hotel where the sponsored participants are booked, has a limited number of rooms available for paying participants.
  • Other hotels are available in the center of Nairobi, which is 20 Kilometers away from the AfIGF Venue.

 First meeting of the African Internet Governance Forum (AfIGF2012),
2-4 October 2012, Cairo - Egypt