[Executive-Committee] Legal Adviser for SdNOG
higba6 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 22 14:23:24 EAT 2015
Trust you are doing well. I tried to contact your local phone but it
seems you have returned back to Dubai. Please advise if you have all the
information and if you have reached a decision. Kindly let us know if you
need any more clarifications.
Thanks in advance.
On Jan 11, 2015 2:49 PM, "Hiba Eltigani" <higba6 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear Mr.Khalid
> Thanks a lot for your time and interest and sorry for the delay. SdNOG
> is non-for-profit group managed by group of volunteers with the aim of
> providing platform for communication, collaboration and experience transfer
> in the issues related to operating data networks. We use mailing list for
> continuous discussions and occasionally face to face meetings and
> workshops. We had our first meeting in which we launched the group last
> December on 6th and 7th. You can find more information in the website
> We don't have legal presence currently and working under the umbrella
> of Sudanese Internet Society (ISOC chapter in Sudan and .sd registry). They
> are providing us with legal cover and we used their bank account to receive
> support from international organization. Sudanese Universities Research and
> Education Network (SudRen) is also supporting us in terms of logistics,
> hosting and facilities. The current executive committee is composed of 6
> volunteers in roles of media officer, PR, event coordinator, financial
> officer, technical officer and programs coordinator. They are volunteers
> from SudRen, Canar and Zain.
> Our main goal is to insure independent and sustainable operation of
> the group. The main issues we are currently facing are:
> - how to get recognized legally with out the need for general
> - How to sustain long term financial support and sponsorship from
> local business?
> - How to get funds from international organization into Sudan or at
> least find more viable alternatives to that?
> If you are going to stay for more time in Khartoum and you have spare
> time, we can arrange for a meeting so that you can meet the committee (cc
> in this e-mail) and have more discussions. Please let us know if you need
> more information.
> Thanks in advance.
> Best Regards
> Always smile
> Hiba :-)
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