Acknowledgements and thanks are due to the participants to this conference. Special mention goes to Zimbabwe’s Ministry of Information and Communication
Technology, Postal and Courier Services and the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ), who are also the current conveners
of the Zimbabwe Internet Governance Forum (ZIGF).
Thanks also to all the representatives of various Zimbabwe-based internet service and access providers, entrepreneurs, bloggers, startups (on online businesses),
members of the Zimbabwean twiterrati, netizens, media freedom and freedom of expression activists, media support organisations and the broader civil society
groups represented.
Special thanks to the presenters and session facilitators for stimulating the lively and constructive debates that characterised the conference and the solidarity of
our regional participants from Malawi, Zambia, and South Africa.
And last but not least, profound appreciation to our conference partner, HIVOS Regional Office, Southern Africa.

AFIGF- African Internet Governance Forum
AU-African Union
CIC- Community Information Centre
DARPA- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
DNS- Domain Name System
EAIGF- East Africa Internet Governance Forum
FGI-CA- Forum de Gouvernance de l’Internet en Afrique Centrale
ICT-Information Communication Technology
IG - Internet Governance
IGC- Internet Governance Conference
IGF-Internet Governance Conference
IXP -Internet Exchange Point
MAG - Multi-stakeholder Advisory Group
MCT-Multi-stakeholder Coordinating Team
MISA-Zimbabwe- Media Institute of Southern Africa
NAIG - North Africa Internet Governance Forum
NEPAD - New Partnership for Africa’s Development
POTRAZ - Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe
S.A - South Africa
SADC - Southern African Development Community
SAIGF - Southern Africa Internet Governance Forum
UN - United Nations
USA - United States of America
USA - United States of Africa
WAIGF - West Africa Internet Governance Forum
WSIS - World Summit on the Information Society
Zim - ASSET-Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation
ZESA - Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority



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