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Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 150 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.

Call for Presentations AIS'20 Opens

[Arabic | Portuguese]   We invite all individuals wishing to make presentations during AIS’20, which will be held from 31 May 2020 to 12 June 2020 to submit their proposals and/or abstracts. Th... read more..


2020/03/12 - Announcement of Public Holiday

[Arabic | Portuguese]   Please note that Thursday, 12 March 2020, is a public holiday in Mauritius. AFRINIC Offices shall be closed and will resume business on Friday, 13 March 2020. Any urge... read more..

CEO's Monthly Updates

CEO's Monthly Update - March 2020

Dear Members,   Greetings from Addis Ababa where I attended the Ethiopia Internet Development Conference. We have come to make a statement of support to the Internet Development in Ethiopia and... read more..


ASN Allocation to AFRINIC

[Arabic | Portuguese]   AFRINIC has received an allocation from IANA for the following block of AS Numbers: AS328704 - AS329727 This is in line with the Policy for Allocation of ASN Blocks to ... read more..


Call for Nominations - AFRINIC Governance Committee (GC) Members

The AFRINIC Governance Committee is a standing committee whose purpose is to advise the AFRINIC Board, AFRINIC Membership, and the community, on matters of governance. NomCom is hereby calling for no... read more..


Call for Nominations for Co-Chair of the Policy Development Working Group (PDWG) is Open

The AFRINIC NomCom2020 is pleased to invite nominations for 1 Co-Chair of the Policy Development Working Group (PDWG) position up for election by the Policy Development Working Group. The seat is curr... read more..


Call for Nominations for an Open Seat on the NRO-NC

The AFRINIC NomCom 2020 is pleased to invite nominations for candidates for one NRO NC/ASO AC position, which is up for election by the AFRINIC Community, to serve a three-year term from 1 January 202... read more..


Call for Nominations for open Board of Directors Seats

NomCom2020 is pleased to announce that the AFRINIC Board Nomination process is open for the following seats: Seat 3 (Indian Ocean), to serve a three-year term from mid-2020 to mid-2023. This seat i... read more..


Updates on Police Investigations into IP number Resources Theft

(Arabic | Portuguese)   Further to our earlier communique issued on 16 December 2019 on the alleged theft of AFRINIC’s IP number resources, we wish to further appraise our members and the commu read more..


2020/20/02 - Announcement of Public Holiday

20 February 2020 - Please be informed that Friday, 20th February is Public Holiday Celebrating Maha Shivaratree Cultural Note: Maha Shivaratree is a Hindu festival celebrated by d read more..


Announcement of Nomination Committee

Dear AFRINIC members and community, I am pleased to announce that the Nomination Committee (NomCom) has elected Mark Elkins as NomCom Chair for the year 2020. I am sure we will all accord Mr. El... read more..


Call for Comments on AFRINIC Bylaws

(Arabic | Portuguese)   The Governance Committee was in 2019 tasked by the AFRINIC Board to review the Company’s Bylaws and advise on any need to amend or to re-write the document. In furtheran read more..


Call for fellowships AFRINIC-32 Opens

(Arabic | Portuguese)   AFRINIC is offering fellowships for the AFRINIC-32 meeting to be held in Kinshasa, DR Congo, on 6-12 June 2020. The fellowship is reserved for individuals representing s read more..

Policy Archive

Policy Compliance Dashboard (Draft1 | Expired)

Details Proposal Revision History AFRINIC Policy Impact Assessment Details ID: AFPUB-2020-GEN-001-DRAFT01 Date Submitted: 17th February 2020 Author: read more..

Research Publications

State of Internet Measurement in Africa - A Survey

This paper presents the results of a survey aimed at understanding the status of Internet measurement platforms usage, deployment and capabilities in Africa. It presents findings related to prevalence... read more..


Message of Condolences to the family and friends of Mr Lala Andriamampianina

(Arabic | Portuguese)   We have learnt with profound sadness the untimely death of Mr Lala Andriamampianina, who was our former Board member from 2011 to 2014. Mr. Andriamampianina was the Pre read more..


New Policies Implemented

AFRINIC is pleased to make the following announcements: 1. Two policies have been implemented, namely: i) Policy Clarification on IPv6 Sub-Assignments v3 ( read more..

CEO's Monthly Updates

CEO's Monthly Update - February 2020

Dear Members,   One day in April 2006, I was informed by Rwandatel CTO that I would attend an AFRINIC meeting in Nairobi as our company had received a fellowship from them. This intri... read more..


Host an AFRINIC IPv6 Deployathon

Africa now has only about 2 million IPv4 addresses. This is grossly inadequate to support the over 500 million Africans who are still not connected to the Internet. It is time for us to transition to ... read more..

Governance Committee Meetings

Governance Committee Meeting Report | 2020 Jan

Click here to download   This browser does not support inline PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF   read more..

Consolidated Policy Manuals

Consolidated Policy Manual (v1.4)

This CPM version is superseded by this CPM version   About the CPM Revision History Abbreviations About the CPM Version 1.4 Click here to view the list of individual policies ... read more..


Call for volunteers: AFRINIC Nomination Committee (NomCom) 2020

The AFRINIC Board is required to appoint a Nomination Committee (NomCom) every year, in terms of article 9 of the Bylaws On behalf of the Board, I hereby call for v... read more..


AFRINIC Board approves new election process and guidelines

Dear AFRINIC members and community, The AFRINIC Board has approved a new election process and guidelines, which is published at These are the princip... read more..


Call for comments - Board Seat 6 East Africa

We are pleased to announce the final list of candidates for Seat 6 - Eastern region - on the AFRINIC Board. The following are the candidates: Fiona Asonga Kenneth Bagarukayo Jabhera Matogoro P... read more..

Board Meetings & Resolutions

Board Meetings and Resolutions 2020

Date Resolution Minutes January Resolution 202001.546 Resolution 202001.547  Resolution 202001.548 Resolution 202001.549   February Resolution 202002. read more..


Board of Directors (BoD) Election Process and Guidelines (20200117)

 Current process updated on 2020/08/05 (AC)  Archived Board Election Process   2020 (BC)  | 2018 | 2014    1. Introduction This elect read more..


Board of Directors (BoD) Election Process and Guidelines (2020 - AC)

 Current process updated on 2020/08/05 (AC)  Archived Board Election Process   2020-BC  | 2018 | 2014    1) Introduction Notwithstand read more..

CEO's Monthly Updates

CEO's Monthly Update - January 2020

Dear Members,   We would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your loved ones a happy and prosperous New Year! In this year, we look forward to serving you better with renewed energy ... read more..


AFRINIC enters IPv4 Exhaustion Phase 2

On 13 January 2020, AFRINIC approved an IPv4 prefix that resulted in no more than a /11 of non-reserved space to be available in the Final /8. The only available prefix as shown in the AFRINIC extende... read more..


Call for Comments - AFRINIC Strategic Plan 2021-2025

Thank you for your participation and feedback during the session on the assessment of the current Strategic Plan on Wednesday, 4 December 2019, during AFRINIC 31 in Luanda, Angola. As discussed, we a... read more..

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