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Community networks and local access monthly newsletter – number 13

Categories: Access, Community Networks, Feature

An early wireless card and home-made antenna made by Mike Jensen in the early 90s. Photo used with permission by APC.

This newsletter is part of the project titled, “Local Access Networks: Can the unconnected connect themselves?” developed by APC in partnership with Internet Society and Rhizomática, with support from Canada's International Development Research Centre (IDRC). It is republished here on Rising Voices as part of a partnership with APC. Click here to see the original post on APC's website [1].

1. APC is hiring

APC is looking for both individuals and organisations to join the new “Connecting the unconnected: Supporting community networks and other community-based connectivity initiatives” project. There are six positions available. The deadline to submit applications is 2 January 2019. Read an overview of the project here [2].

The job openings are as follows.

2. Calls for grants

3. Events and conferences

3.1. Upcoming events

3.2. Resources from past events

4. Community networks in news and blogs

5. News on policy and regulation

6. Reports and publications

6.1 Reports relevant to community networks and local access initiatives