About DISI

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Digital Inclusion and Safer Internet (DISI) is a core program of the Public and Private Development Centre (PPDC) that seeks to promote universal access to ICTs for sustained individual and economic development; and for full participation in society in a way that preserves the safety and freedom of the internet. DISI also seeks to preserve internet freedom by encouraging and institutionalizing safer internet practices; through self-regulation and consideration for other people online. DISI emerged from our realization that the internet provides a level playing field for participatory governance and economic opportunities across industries; thus the need for universal access. Recognizing the amorality of the internet, DISI also seeks to preserve internet freedom by encouraging and institutionalizing safer internet practices; through self-regulation and consideration for other people online.

Key Focus Areas

  • Safer Internet Day (SID)
  • Webrangers
  • Online Safety Sensitization (For Parents, Teachers,
    Kids & Teens)
  • Online Safety Curriculum
  • Digital Inclusion

Mission

To promote digital safety for all and advocate for digital inclusion.

Vision

To establish a society where universal access to a free and safe internet is the global norm.

Our Goals

We aim to use our programming to successfully demonstrate the need for universal access to, and use of digital technologies; so everyone could have the opportunity to fully participate in society and realize their potential.

We also aim to ensure that all online users engage in a respectful way, stay safe while using the internet, and enjoy a better digital experience.

Meet the Team

Chidimma Udeh

Program/Communication Officer

Magnus Ike

Program Officer

Doomie Nyager

Program Officer