As part of AFRALO's continuing efforts to raise awareness on ICANN and At-Large issues within Africa, during the ICANN 55 Meeting in Marrakech, AFRALO will be inviting 5 representatives from African NGOs to take part in the AFRALO NGO Program.
The AFRALO NGO Program will feature a series of capacity building sessions for beginners. These sessions will take place Saturday, 5 March through Thursday, 10 March 2016.
The sessions will include basic knowledge on ICANN and At-Large, including the policy development process and ICANN's unique bottom up multi-stakeholder model of decision making.
Members from the At-Large community and interested members of the African community are welcome to join the sessions.
|Name of NGO Representative||Affiliation||Country|
|Fatma Oumrane||ICT & Gender||Mauritania|
|Thierry Piette-Coudol||Observatoir Africain de la Pratique des Affaires (OAPA)||Cameroon|
|Moataz Shaarawy||Shaarawy Foundation for Development (SFD)||Egypt|
|Hajer Abdelkefi||Ordre National des Avocats Tunisiens (ONAT)||Tunisia|
|Aicha Abbad||Association de femmes d'ASkejour pour le développement et la solidarité||Morocco|
Saturday, 5 March 2016
08:00 - 09:30
Sunday, 6 March 2016
08:00 - 09:30
Tuesday, 8 March 2016
08:00 - 09:00
Wednesday, 9 March 2016
07:30 - 09:00
Each NGO representative will be mentored by one of the AFRALO members during their participation in the ICANN 55.
|Fatma Elkory||Tijani BEN JEMAA||French / English|
|Thierry Piette Coudol||Wafa Dahmeni||French / English|
|Moataz Abdelbaki||Beran Gillan||English|
|Hejer Abdelkafi||Aziz Hilali||French / English|
|Aicha Abbad||Tijani BEN JEMAA|
French / English
Outreach session in a Marrakech University
On Tuesday afternoon, a session with students from Rabat and Marrakech will be held in a university in Marrakech. It will be a panel with very short introduction from each panelist and the most of the time will be dedicated to the students to ask questions and give remarks. Here is the program:
Transport to the Université Cadi Ayyad of Marrakech
Arrival at the University
15:00 - 17:00
Open discussion on the Outreach and Engagement in the ICANN Multistakeholder model
Moderator: Aziz Hilali
Panelists: Tijani Ben Jemaa, Daniel Nanghaka, Olivier Crépin-Leblond, Sébastien Bachollet, Cheryl Langdon-Orr
Staff: Pierre Dandjinou, African Regional Vice President, GSE; Fahd Batayneh, Stakeholder Engagement Manager, Middle East, GSE; Yaovi Atohoun, Stakeholder Engagement & Ops Mngr - Africa; Lauren Allison, Development and Public Responsibility Program Manager;
Gisella Gruber, At-Large Staff
Transport back to the conference center