FOSSFA hereby requests submissions of proposals to host FOSSFA's 7th African Conference on FOSS and the Digital Commons in 2016 ("IDLELO 2016").
The new FOSSFA Executive held the first face to face meeting in Accra from the 2nd to 4th of April 2015.
- A non-profit organization called Tunapanda (a Swahili word that means "we are growing" or "we are planting") launched a project to create and share "an education on a hard drive."
- People in Sub-Saharan Africa face hurdles to get online. Despite some progress, the region lags behind in Internet connectivity due to the high costs of service and poor infrastructure, according to a recent World Economic Forum report."