Archive for July, 2019

APrIGF 2019 Update

July 29th, 2019 by

A brief report by Maureen Hilyard Hi everyone, A brief report from me on the recently completed APRIGF at the Far Eastern Federal University on Russky Island in Vladivostok, Russia. There was just a small representation from the Pacific at the event, but I think we all did well in providing a Pacific perspective in Read more…


Cable Arrives in Honiara

July 18th, 2019 by

As originally posted on PICISOC mailing list. The Coral Sea Cable System, a 40 Tbps submarine fibre optic cable, bringing next-generation connectivity to the people of Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands has just landed in Honiara. PROJECT HIGHLIGHTSA 4,700 km submarine cable system linking Sydney to Port Moresby and Honiara. The Solomon Islands Domestic Read more…


Internet Society Survey on Policy Issues in the Asia-Pacific 2019

July 9th, 2019 by

An annual exercise of the Asia-Pacific Bureau of the Internet Society, your input is very important. Click for the survey


The DNS and the Internet of Things: Opportunities, Risks, and Challenges

July 7th, 2019 by

A report of the ICANN Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC). Click to view the report: The SSAC focuses on matters relating to the security and integrity of the Internet’s naming and address allocation systems. This includes operational matters (e.g., pertaining to the correct and reliable operation of the root zone publication system), administrative matters Read more…


“The Future of Digital Government for Sustainable Development” – A short report

July 3rd, 2019 by

PICISOC members, Andrew Molivurae and Anju Mangal attended the Expert Group Meeting on “The Future of Digital Government for Sustainable Development” from 4-5 June 2019 in Incheon, Republic of Korea. Click the link for their short report: