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Wednesday, June 12 • 9:00am - 10:15am
Improving Cooperation to Advance Human Rights Online

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This session aims to help participants better understand the challenges and opportunities of working with diplomatic missions to advance human rights online. Speakers and participants will share their experiences, best practices, and recommendations for productive engagement. Leveraging the expertise of diplomats and civil society, this practical, action-oriented discussion will contribute to participants’ immediate work and assist in the development of a toolkit to further strengthen embassies’ Internet freedom-related engagement with civil society.

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avatar for 'Gbenga Sesan

'Gbenga Sesan

Executive Director, Paradigm Initiative
‘Gbenga Sesan is the Executive Director of Paradigm Initiative, a social enterprise that works on digital rights and digital inclusion across Africa, with offices in Cameroon, Nigeria, Tanzania, Togo and Zambia. Originally trained as an Electronic & Electrical Engineer at Obafemi... Read More →


Wednesday June 12, 2019 9:00am - 10:15am
Amilcar (Laico)

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