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Break times for all days are as follows: Tea Break 10:30 am - 11 am | Lunch 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm | Tea Break 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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Friday, May 15 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
Seed Alliance: Helping ideas grow - Panel

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This round table will introduce the Seed Alliance as a platform to support Internet development in the global south through a variety of funding mechanism, capacity building strategies and networking opportunities. The organizers will share information about their regional programs operating in Africa (FIRE), Latin American and the Caribbean (FRIDA) and Asia Pacific (ISIF Asia). A group of recipients from the regional funds will share about their projects and the challenges they face to bring about positive change to their communities through ICTs. Lessons learned from this strategic alliance and the realities faced by organizations working on Internet development on the field will be discussed.

Confirmed contributors: 

FIRE recipients (Adongo Benard Benedict Owuor, Ehui Khan Jean-Delmas, Wussah Amos Olertey, Fakuade Oluwaseun Bamikole, Opondo Isaya Owino, Mutamiri Ian Nyasha)

FRIDA recipients (Matías Di Santi, Marta Ortega Portillo, Pablo Lecuona, María Laura Lecuona, Jorge Iván López Jaramillo)

ISIF Asia recipients (Gurpreet Lehal, Tariq Zaman, Samnang Vin, Chen Hui Jie, Teddy Mantoro)

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Sylvia Cadena

Community Partnerships Specialist / ISIF Asia coordinator, APNIC
Internet development, capacity building, funding for innovation

Friday May 15, 2015 11:00am - 12:30pm
Lecture Theatre 6 (LT6) Block NS2 NS2-02-05

Attendees (22)