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Remote Hub : Buenos Aires, Argentina
Institution: University of Buenos Aires
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 30
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security, openness and privacy, Access and diversity
Planned Pre-meeting activities: 3
Hub Coordinator: Analía Aspis
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Remote Hub: Quito, Ecuador
Institution: ISOC Ecuador
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 25
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security, Openness and Privacy,
Capacity Building
Planned Pre-meeting activities:
training on working in the hub and on IGF issues
Hub Coordinator: Carlos Vera
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Remote Hub: Moroni, Comoros
Institution: Autorité Nationale de Régulation des TIC (Comoros ICT regulation authority)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: security, openness, privacy, Access, diversity, International Internet Law
Planned Pre-meeting activities: 2
Hub Coordinator: Karim ATTOUMANI MOHAMED
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Remote Hub: Port of Spain, West Indies.
Institution: Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 10
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes:
.Managing critical Internet resources
.Security, openness and privacy
.Capacity Building
.Development
Planned Pre-meeting activities: Caribbean IGF in St. Marteen August 15, 2010
Hub Coordinator: Rodney Taylor
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Remote Hub: Kaduna, Nigeria
Institution: Fantsuam Foundation
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 25
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes:
.Managing critical Internet resources Security,
.Internet governance for development (IG4D),
.Taking stock of Internet governance and the way forward,
.Emerging issues: cloud computing.
Planned Pre-meeting activities: Awareness raising meetings with prospective participants
Hub Coordinator: Kelechi Michaels and John Dada
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Remote hub: Nairobi, Kenya
Institution: Multimedia University ( By Kenya Network Information Centre)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 100
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes:
.Security, openness and privacy, Access and diversity
.Managing critical Internet resources
.Internet governance for development (IG4D),
.Taking stock of Internet governance and the way forward,
.Emerging issues: cloud computing.
Planned Pre-meeting activities: .Kenya Internet Governance Forum - 29th July 2010, Nairobi
.East Africa Internet Governance Forum (EA-IGF) - 111-13 August  2010, Kampala Uganda
Hub Coordinator: Joe Kiragu, Administrative Manager, Kenya 
Network Information Centre (KENIC)
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Remote Hub : Tirana, Albania
Institution: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Albania
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Access; Security; Critical Internet resources
Planned Pre-meeting activities: 1
Hub Coordinator: Elona Taka; Visho Ajazi, Deputy Minister of Innovation,  Information and Communication Technology
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Remote Hub :Bujumbura, Burundi
Institution: Campus Numérique Francophone de Bujumbura ( By Burundi Youth Training Centre and SITICAL.COM)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 40
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Critical Internet Resources,
.Access and Diversity
.Security, Openess and Privacy,
.IG4D,
.Cloud Computing
Planned Pre-meeting activities: One public conference a week before IGF 2010
Hub Coordinator: Jean Paul Nkurunziza, Jean Claude Kamwenubusa
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Remote Hub : Bogotá, Colombia
Institution: Fundacion Universidad Autonoma
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 120
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Net Neutrality
.Network Stability
.Internet Governance
.Privacy
.Critical Resources
Planned Pre-meeting activities: Meetings on the 15 and 25 August
Hub Coordinator: Antonio Medina Gomez
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Remote Hub: Ramallah, Palestine
Institution: Palestinian Ministry of Telecommunication and Information Technology (MTIT) in Ramallah
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 25
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: ·Managing critical Internet resources
·Security, openness and privacy
·Internet governance for development
·Emerging issues: cloud computing
Planned Pre-meeting activities:
·Awareness meeting on IG
·Discussions on the local level on the above area(s) of interest
Hub Coordinator: Nadira Alaraj
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Remote Hub: Letterkenny, Ireland
Institution: Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LyIT)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Children and Young People,
.Capacity Building,
.Emerging Issues / Cloud computing,
.Security Openness and Privacy.
Planned Pre-meeting activities: .Awareness raising meetings with prospective participants in Ireland,
.Discussions at a local level on the areas of interest,
.Session outlining how the sessions will work.
Hub Coordinator: Paul McCusker
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Remote Hub: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Institution: Queen's University
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Children and Young People,
.Capacity Building,              
.Emerging Issues / Cloud computing,            
.Security Openness and Privacy.
Planned Pre-meeting activities: .Awareness raising meetings with prospective participants in Northern Ireland,
.Discussions at a local level on the areas of interest
.Session outlining how the sessions will work
Hub Coordinator: Feargal O'Kane
David Newman
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Remote Hub: Islamabad, Pakistan
Institution: National University of Science and Technology (NUST)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 50
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Access &Diversity,
.Internet Governance for Development
Planned Pre-meeting activities: .Broadcasting an open invitation to Internet community members to participate,
.Required technical training for setting up the hub, .General overview session on IGF
Hub Coordinator: .Mr. Naveed Ul Haq 
.Ms. Labiba Fahad
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Remote Hub: Yerevan, Armenia
Institution: IT Foundation
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 15
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Management of critical Internet resources,
.Security, openness and privacy,
.Multilingualism,
.The impact of social networks.
Planned Pre-meeting activities: Two meetings awareness raising meetings with prospective participants in August 2010
Hub Coordinator: Garegin Chugaszyan
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Remote Hub: Kiev, Ukraine
Institution: Kiev International University
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 50
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Decision making in the system of Internet Governance
law,  
.State & self governance of the Internet,
.Managing critical Internet resources,
.Internet literacy ( Capacity Building),
.Security, openness and privacy.
.Cloud computing
Planned Pre-meeting activities: .National Internet Governance Forum: IGF-UA
Hub Coordinator: Dmitry Gondiul
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Remote Hub : Yaounde, Cameroon
Institution: Isoc, Cameroon
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 100
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes:
.Managing critical Internet resources
.Access and diversity
.Internet Governance for Development
.Taking stock of Internet governance and the way forward
.Security, openness and privacy
Planned Pre-meeting activities:

.National IGF, 
.Launch of Isoc Cameroon, 
.Two awareness meetings on Internet Governance issues

Hub Coordinator: Victor NDONNANG
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Remote Hub : Dhaka, Bangladesh
Institution: APNIC, DotAsia and Internet Service Providers Association of Bangladesh
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20-30
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Morning sessions during the IGF due to due to time differences
Planned Pre-meeting activities:

.Internet number resource training, 
.Briefing on IGF activities and link-up with other Asia Pacific remote hubs

Hub Coordinator: Srinivas Chendi
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Remote Hub : Manila, Philippines
Institution: APNIC, DotAsia, Advanced Science and Technology Institute (ASTI)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20-30
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Morning sessions during the IGF due to due to time differences
Planned Pre-meeting activities:

.Internet number resource training,
.Briefing on IGF activities and link-up with other Asia Pacific remote hubs

Hub Coordinator: Anna Mulingbayan
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Remote Hub: Hong Kong
Institution: APNIC, DotAsia
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20-30
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Morning sessions during the IGF due to due to time differences
Planned Pre-meeting activities:

.Internet number resource training, 
.Briefing on IGF activities and link-up with other Asia Pacific remote hubs

Hub Coordinator: German Valdez
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Remote Hub: Jakarta, Indonesia
Institution: APNIC, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, Indonesia ISP Association (APJII), Indonesia Internet Domain Name Registrar (PANDI), DotAsia
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20-30
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Morning sessions during the IGF due to due to time differences
Planned Pre-meeting activities:

.Briefing on IGF activities and link-up with other Asia Pacific remote hubs

Hub Coordinator: Sanjaya Sanjaya
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Remote Hub: Accra, Ghana
Institution: Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence in ICT
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 50
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes:

.Managing critical Internet resources
.Security, openness and privacy,
.Capacity Building
.Access and Diversity

Planned Pre-meeting activities:

.Briefing on IGF activities and link-up with other Asia Pacific remote hubs.

Hub Coordinator: Charles Amega-Selorm
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Remote Hub: Toulouse, France
Institution: TaC-Together against Cybercrime Toulouse office
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 10-15
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes:

.Access and Diversity,
.Security, Openness and Privacy,
.Development,
.Emerging Issues / Cloud computing

Planned Pre-meeting activities:

.General pre-hub information meeting on IGF and local remote hub,
.Awareness raising meeting concerning IGF issues and IGF issues at the local level

Hub Coordinator: Olivier Hirtzlin-Pinçon
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Remote Hub: Salvador ( Bahia), Brazil
Institution: Federal University of Bahia
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 30
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security, Openness and Privacy
Planned Pre-meeting activities: One awareness raising meeting
Hub Coordinator: Rodrigo Nejm
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Remote Hub: Moscow, Russia
Institution: Coordination Center for TLD .RU
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 20
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Managing critical Internet resources,
.Security, Openness and Privacy
.Access and Diversity
.Capacity Building
.Internet Governance for Development
Planned Pre-meeting activities: Awareness raising meetings with prospective participants
Hub Coordinator: .Andrew Romanov,
.George Georgievsky
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Remote Hub: Chennai, India
Institution: GreatLakes Institute of Management (Isoc India Chennai)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 30 participants physically present at the hub with about 100 other participants guided by the hub coordinators for direct link from home.
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Managing critical Internet resources,
.Security, Openness and Privacy,
.Access and Diversity,
.Capacity Building,
.Internet Governance for Development,
.Emerging Issues / Cloud computing
Planned Pre-meeting activities: .Orientation meeting towards Internet Governance issues, .Awareness creation by Blog posts, social media and pre-event meetings.
Hub Coordinator: Isoc India Chennai represented by Kalyaan Kumar Gogineni, Syed Nazir Razik and T Chandramohan
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Remote Hub: Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
Institution: Initiatives pour la Gouvernance de l'Internet en Côte d'Ivoire.
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 50
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: .Children and Young People,
.Critical Internet Resources,
.Access and Diversity,
.Security Openness and Privacy,
.Capacity Building
Planned Pre-meeting activities: National IGF in Côte d'Ivoire.
Hub Coordinator: Djekou Abraham
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Remote Hub : ISOC - Ar Capitulo, Argentina
Institution: CCAT - Centro de Capacitacion en Alta Tecnologia
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 10 - 15
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security,  privacy, Access and diversity
Planned Pre-meeting activities: Meeting organised on 31 August
Hub Coordinator: Monica Abalo  Laforgia - President of Argentina Chapter of ISOC (ISOC - Ar)
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Remote Hub : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Institution: Escola de Comunicaçào da UFRJ/Pontao de Cultura Digital da ECO/ufrj
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 100
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security, openness and privacy, Access and diversity, Internet Governance for Developement, Emerging Issues: Cloud Computing
Planned Pre-meeting activities: None
Hub Coordinator: Giuliano Djahjah e Henrique Antoun
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Remote Hub : Washington, DC
Institution: American University, Centre for Research on Collaboratories and Technology Enhanced Learning Communities (COTELCO)
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 30
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security, openness and privacy, Access and diversity
Planned Pre-meeting activities: 3
Hub Coordinator: Derrick L. Cogburn
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Remote Hub : Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
Institution: Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina Council of Europe
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 15 - 20
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security, openness and privacy, Internet Governance For Developement
Planned Pre-meeting activities: None
Hub Coordinator: valentina pellizzer
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Remote Hub : University of the Southern Pacific, Suva, Fiji
Institution: University of the Southern Pacific, Suva, Fiji
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 30
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security, openness and privacy, Access and diversity,Developement, Emerging Issues /Cloud Computing
Planned Pre-meeting activities:
Hub Coordinator: Jito Vanualailai
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Remote Hub : University Belgrade
Institution: University of Belgrade, Faculty of Philology, NGO Fractal and DIPLOfoundation
Number of Expected Participants within the Hub: 15 - 20
Possible area(s) of interest within the 5 main IGF themes: Security, openness and privacy, Access and diversity
Planned Pre-meeting activities: Awareness raising meeting.
Hub Coordinator: Arvin Kamberi
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