APrIGF 2021 - Hybrid Kathmandu

APrIGF 2021

Hybrid – Kathmandu, Nepal

Overarching Theme: Towards an Inclusive, Sustainable and Trusted Internet

Date: 27-30 September 2021
Location: Virtual X Kathmandu
Hosts: Internet Governance Institute, Nepal Internet Foundation, Internet Society Nepal and NPIX


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Recent & Upcoming

APrIGF 2021 Local Hubs

Hybrid Format Due to the global pandemic, online participation will be a major part of APrIGF 2021. Meanwhile, its organizers are also committed to stimulating discussions at the national and sub-national levels by promoting local points of presence i.e. hubs, where...

APrIGF 2021 Fellowship Program Applications Open!

The aim of the APrIGF Fellowship program is to bring diversity into APrIGF as it facilitates under-represented communities to be involved in the Internet Governance process. In order to take advantage of the new format of the event this year, we have redesigned our...

Call For Session Proposals

APrIGF 2021 is now calling for session proposals from the community. Help shape the program agenda with your submission.Read the CFP guideline now. Please refer to the overarching theme and thematic tracks here.    Session Submission Deadline: 8 June 2021, 23:59 UTC...


About Us

Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) serves as a platform for discussion, exchange and collaboration at a regional level, and also where possible to aggregate national IGF discussions, ultimately advance the Internet governance development in the Asia Pacific region.

Multi-stakeholder steering group

The Multi-Stakeholder Steering Group (MSG) of APrIGF is a self-organised committee with members from around the AP Internet Community formed with shared objectives.


APrIGF has been held in different countries and regions. Previous hosting cities include Hong Kong in 2010, followed by Singapore, Tokyo, Seoul, Delhi, Macao and most recently Russia in 2019.