Call for Submissions: World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Prizes 2018 Contest

The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) has opened a call for submissions of WSIS related projects to contest for WSIS Prizes 2018. The contest is open to entities representing Governments, Private Sector, International and Regional Institutions, Civil Society and Academia. 

The WSIS 2018 contest was developed to create an effective mechanism to evaluate and recognize individuals, governments, civil society, local, regional and international agencies, research institutions and private-sector companies for outstanding success in implementing development oriented strategies that leverage the power of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) as an enabler of the development.

The WSIS 2018 contest serves to identify and showcase the success stories across the WSIS Action Lines defined in the Geneva Plan of Action and Sustainable Development Goals. For more information about WSIS visit

To submit projects, stakeholders are requested to complete the submission form for WSIS Prizes 2018 online at the following link:

The period for submission is from 11 September 2017 to 02 January 2018.
All entities submitting their projects for the WSIS Prizes 2018 are also required to submit via email, a summary of the project submission to BOCRA for filing purposes.

For further information or any enquiries, please contact; Meshingo Jack
Tel: +267 3685532

Thursday, November 2, 2017