The nomination period of APrIGF Election 2017 ended on 23 June (Fri). Successful nominees who have accepted their candidacies for the respective positions are Mr. Rajnesh Singh (Chair Position) and Ms Sylvia Cadena (Vice-chair Position).
The APrIGF Election Committee 2017 is now announcing the election process for 2017 elections. There are 2 vacant positions this year which are chair and vice-chair respectively. The nomination period will open on 2 June 2017,UTC 00:00 (Friday) until 23 June 2017, UTC 24:00 (Friday).
The MSG is delighted to announce that APrIGF & YIGF 2018 will be held in Port Villa, Vanuatu.
The Fellowship Program of APrIGF 2017 is now open for application until 8 Mar 2017 (Wed), 24:00UTC.
Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) serves as a platform for discussion, exchange and collaboration at a regional level, and also where possible to aggregate national IGF discussions, ultimately advance the Internet governance development in the Asia Pacific region.
The Multi-Stakeholder Steering Group (MSG) of APrIGF is a self-organised committee with members from around the AP Internet Community formed with shared objectives.
APrIGF has been held in different countries and regions. Previous hosting cities include Hong Kong in 2010, followed by Singapore, Tokyo, Seoul, Delhi, Macao and most recently Taipei in 2016.