Preventing Terrorist Use of the Internet – The Role for Commonwealth Governments in Africa –
The Commonwealth Secretariat will be hosting three virtual workshop on the topics of terrorist use of the internet in Africa. in September and October 2021.
- The East Africa focus workshop will take place on 1 October.
- The West and Central Africa focus workshop will take place on 29 September.
- The Southern Africa focus workshop will take place on 27 September.
The virtual workshops will provide a forum to discuss the ways that terrorists use the internet (regionally and globally), and to explore positive and sensible measures that Commonwealth members can take to reduce the proliferation of violent extremist materials online, while upholding the values articulated in the Commonwealth Charter.