Mano River Union School on Internet Governance (MRUSIG)

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Name of your School: Mano River Union School on Internet Governance (MRUSIG)
Is your School a global, regional or national initiative? regional
Who is the convenor/s of your School? An initiaitve of WAICTANet and Peterking Quaye, Project Manager in partnership with the NRI in the MRU (Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and Ivory Coast) which make up the Mano River Union Countries
Is your School targeting one specific stakeholder group (i.e. do you focus on young people)? The MRU School on Internet Governance is an initiative aimed at fostering understanding and capacity building in the field of internet governance within the MRU region. We include all stakeholders and our School is intergenerational. It is focused on leadership development with both existing and emerging leaders in Internet governance.
Region or country your School is based: Rotational (MRU Countires - Sierra Leone, Guinea, Liberia, Ivory Coast)
Year of foundation: 2023
Frequency of your School: annually
Duration of your School: 5 days/6 days
Besides Internet Governance do you focus on another sub topic? Privacy and Data Protection / E-Government / Impact Internet Policy Brief Writing / Cybersecurity & Cybercrime / E-Diplomacy / Gender and Human rights / AI Governance
Is your school associated with or co-located with any other event or process? West Africa IGF / Africa IGF and All the MRU NRI
What is the funding model of your SIG? Not for profit
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