Nepal IGF Secretariat
Proposal Guidelines for Nepal IGF
Nepal Internet Governance Forum (Nepal IGF) is an open multi-stakeholders Platform formed to discuss and identify issues and priorities, and ultimately advances the development of Internet governance in the Nepal. We lobby the key possibilities of multistakeholder environment with the value to create better environment of collaboration and communication.
The Nepal IGF will be hosted by the Internet Society Nepal Chapter with a 2-day event with the theme of “Building Sustainable Internet Ecosystem in Nepal”
Our Multi-Stakeholder Steering Group (MSG) now would like to call upon the community to contribute to the program development process and suggest any pre-events or workshop proposals for 2017. More details can be followed on http://igf.org.np/
If you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact the secretariat at [email protected].
Below are some of the examples of possible sessions, workshop organizers are welcome to suggest new ideas.
Roundtable (60/90 mins) – Interactive dialogue with all participants with designated moderators and not more than 2 speakers.
Workshop (60/90 mins) – A more hands-on oriented session with small break out groups. e.g. role-play discussion, fishbowl discussion
Tutorials (60 mins) – A capacity building or peer-learning session on specific issues for newcomers or general participants. The format of delivery shall be clearly described in the proposal.
Open Forum (30/45/60 mins) – A space for any organizations to showcase their recent Internet governance activities, research findings or any new initiatives to seek engagement or collaboration within the Asia Pacific Community.
Conversation (30/45/60 mins) – Share your experiences and ideas, and invite reflection or feedback
Bird of Feather (BoF) (30/45/60 mins) – An informal discussion session designed to connect the participants of shared topic of interests without a pre-planned agenda
Hackathon (Flexible) – Meet-up for collectively & collaboratively improving software or hardware
Panel (60/90 mins) – Presentation and viewpoints sharing by speakers on a particular topic. The number of speakers on the panel shall not be more than 6 to allow sufficient time for interaction with the floor.
Other – You can also create your own formats, as long as they fit within the allocated times and spaces.
Key points to be noted
Evaluation: The proposal will be evaluated on fairly basis highlighting basic standard method of evaluation
Mergers: During the evaluation the MSG or fellowship or Program may suggest for the mergers of proposal as upon evaluation, the proposal sender are under no obligation to accept a merger, but risk losing the opportunity to hold their workshop
Responsibilities of Workshop Organizers
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