Join the Centre for Human Rights at RightsCon Tunis 2019 to discuss the feasibility of developing a digital rights model law for Africa. The conversation looks to focus on the challenges and the likely success of developing region-specific legislation on digital rights. It looks to work on having member states work towards rights-respecting legal policy solutions for new and emerging technologies in Africa from a regional perspective. 

Event details

Theme: Developing a Digital Rights Model Law for Africa
Date: Thursday 13 June 2019
Time: 09:00 - 10:15
Venue: Amilcar, Laico Hotel and Palais Des Congres, Tunis, Tunisia

Confirmed panellists

The confirmed panellists for the session are: 

  • Emilar Vushe Gandhi (Facebook, South Africa)
  • Kuda Hove (MISA, Zimbabwe)
  • Ashnah Kalemera (CIPESA, Uganda)
  • Adeboye Adegoke (Paradigm Initiative, Nigeria)
  • Ndiaga Gueye (ASUTIC, Senegal)
  • Hlengiwe Dube (Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa)

More information

Visit https://rightscon2019.sched.com/event/PvmW

For more information, please contact:

Tomiwa Ilori
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Expression, Information & Digital Rights Unit

Tel: +27 (0) 12 420 4397
Fax: +27 (0) 86 580 5743


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