Emerging issues in Internet governance in West Africa:

This session will touch on content control, hate speech and harmful content, misinformation, platform responsibility and the impact of content control on the media. It will look at the challenges, recent initiatives like the  Christchurch Call and Facebook’s oversight board, and address the question: should states regulate online content or not? If so, in what way? 

July 22 @ 11:00
11:00 — 12:00 (1h)


Adisa Bolutife, Berhan Taye, ECOWAS, Koliwe Majama