23/06 15.00 – 15.40
Chaired by: Nicholas Mbonimpa
(Research and Education Network for Uganda (RENU))
Presentation: Establishment of new identity federations in Africa: the AfricaConnect3 perspective
Establishing new Identity Federations in Africa presents challenges the African RRENs – ASREN, Ubuntunet and WACREN have decided to tackle. To support the NRENs and their communities, the AfricaConnect3 project is focusing on actions aimed at boosting the spawning of new identity federations, starting from the leading countries.
This presentation will provide a view of the current situation, the goals and ongoing activities driven by AfricaConnect3 in the process of supporting the establishment of new identity federations, and the African catch-all federation.