Belarusians continue to protest against longtime ruler Alyaksandr Lukashenka, braving police violence and the cold. As the EU prepares its third package of sanctions against Belarusian officials and enterprises, demands are growing for the West to apply greater economic pressure, in particular to consider banning the supply of certain ITContinue Reading

Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in Friedrich Ebert Stiftung blog and is republished here with permission with light edits.  Following the World Health Organization’s designation of the coronavirus as a pandemic, Rwanda became the first country in Africa to enter a phase of confinement. On March 23, the governmentContinue Reading

In September 2020, the Congolese government, through the Minister of Posts, Telecommunications and new Information and Communication Technologies, announced the establishment of the Mobile Device Registry (RAM). In the announcement, the minister expressed great confidence that the registry would be an essential tool for the protection of Congolese users ofContinue Reading