Achievements

Over the last 5 years Somali Network Information Centre(SONIC) has contributed to the development of the Somali ICT sector. SONIC engages the Somali ICT community in general and more specifically ICT and telecommunication students in and outside Somalia. The following are some of SONIC sponsored initiatives:

  • Provision and management of Somali government email accts
  • Provision of hosting and monitoring capability for Somali government and .edu.so websites
  • Monitoring .so based domains; to block, take down all domains with content against our culture and religions norms
  • Training SONIC staff
  • Postal Services consultancy report to help revive the Somali Post Services
  • Production, transportation of Dalka National Newspaper
  • Somali Students Online Linkup- Phase1: Somali students in Kl and Japan
  • Development of the Somali School of Government ssog.edu.so
  • Development and support of Internet Society Somali Chapter
  • Development and support of Somali Internet Governance Forum; WIP
  • Development and support of Somali CERT/CSIRT - WIP
  • ITU membership payment, re-engage WIPO/WTO
  • Afrinic membership payment
  • payment of /24 IP block for Somalia
  • AFNOG/AFTLD/ICANN membership
  • Purchasing books for Somali Uni
  • Provision of free .edu.so and Google apps accts for 50+ Somali Universities
  • Provision of free .me.so for all Somali students
  • Provision of access to ICDL
  • Setup education fund to educate Orphans