Chris Kabwato

In December 2003, with generous donor funds, we set out to cover the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) in Geneva, Switzerland. Eighteen journalists drawn from the several African countries sought to report on what we considered to be a critical event for the developing world. We thought we should hear the voices of the powerful and the marginalised as they contested the definitions and implications of the so-called "Information Society" and transmit the information to our more