Summit of the Organisation of African Unity, Declaration on AISI, Yaounde, Cameroon, July 1996

Sectors : ICT
Organisation : AU
Date made: 
Heads Of State

Commitments in: Infrastructure - ICT

“We, the undersigned heads of government, representing all the African people solemnly agree to create a continent-¬wide African Information & Communication Initiative and call on all friends of Africa to help build the African Information Society…As the top decision makers in African government, we pledge our utmost support for the continent's African Ministers of Planning in their efforts to establish plans for the development of National Information Infrastructures and expect that all other institutions around the world cooperate with them in formulating a strategy for building Africa's Information Society”.