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APSIG-APrIGF 2022 selected Fellows Announced!

List of selected Fellows for APSIG-APrIGF 2022 is as follows;



Engagement Requirements of Fellows 

Pre-Conference ·       
1. Attend online introductory course(s) on Internet Governance as designated. ·       
2. Attend the pre-conference preparation webinars for Fellows. ·      
3. Join the 2022 Fellows mailing list discussions. ·       
4. Register for the conference. ·       
5. Coordinate with the assigned buddy group and attend group coordination calls. ·      
6. Participate in APrIGF Synthesis Document development process. ·       
7. Make use of your connections and social media presence to promote the event, sessions and activities, by actively sharing information to your community, or creating and sharing posts online. 

During Conference     

1. Participate in the capacity building sessions.
2. Attend all sessions in 3 days of the APSIG program.
3. Coordinate within the assigned buddy group and at least 50% of all sessions during the 3-day APrIGF main conference.
4. Attend Fellows-Mentors meet-up sessions and report to the mentor about the sessions they have attended. ·       
5. Join in various activities with the assistance of Mentors/Fellowship Committee. For example (but not limited to): ·       
a. To contribute to a session as a panelist / speaker / contributor.
b. To organize with other Fellows a short session on a particular IG topic.
c. To coordinate and work among the buddy group to provide a summary report in a dedicated session. (**Returning Fellows are required to serve as buddies and help coordinate the buddy group on the rapporteur work.) Details of activities will be discussed and coordinated with the Fellowship Committee and among your buddy groups.

6. Participate in the APrIGF Synthesis Document development process. ·       
7. Help promote APrIGF and APSIG! For example, live tweet the event to increase engagement and draw attention to the conferences and events in real time; create posts/ blogs/ videos to share your learnings and opinions after attending sessions, etc. 

Post Conference   

1. Share your key takeaways or the issues highlighted from APrIGF and APSIG in any popular format, e.g. blog post, video log, recording, etc.
2. Share it online with your community and send a link to the Secretariat within 2 weeks after the conference.
3. Complete a fellowship feedback survey within the specified deadline.
4. Participate in the post-conference buddy group call to review the program experience.
5. Consent to be added to the Fellows alumni network mailing list and social media groups. ·       
6. Join the MSG as an Observer Member for 1 year at least. ·       
7. Engage in local community development initiatives.       

Requirements for Selected Fellows (Must Read)    

Vaccination 
All in-person Fellows are required to be fully vaccinated as defined by Singapore before arrival. Once you have accepted the Fellowship offer, you will be asked to submit proof of full vaccination to the portal before the trip. Failure to provide vaccination proof will not be granted sponsorship for flights and accommodation.
Requirements and list of accepted vaccinations for entry into Singapore  

Travel Insurance
All in-person Fellows are required to purchase travel insurance which covers a certain level of Covid-19 related costs for their trip at their own expense before arriving in Singapore. Once you have accepted the offer to be an onsite Fellow, you shall purchase travel insurance and upload details to the portal as soon as your flight is booked. Failure to obtain travel insurance will not be granted sponsorship for flights and accommodation. 
Travel insurance companies recommended by Singapore authority:   

Insurer                                                                    Product Name & Application Page 
AIG Asia Pacific Insurance Pte. Ltd.                    Singapore Travel Assist                   
Chubb Insurance Singapore Limited                  SG Travel Insured
HL Assurance Pte. Ltd.                                          ChangiAssure Covid Insurance                              

Passport & Visa    
Please check if you have a valid passport until the end of trip, and whether you will require a valid visa to enter Singapore. Selected fellows travelling to Singapore shall apply for visa (if necessary) at their own expense. We will be happy to assist in case you need any supporting documents for the application.
 
Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority – Visa Requirements    

We recommend you to make use of this tool which helps you to check the latest Covid restrictions particularly for your trip:
International SOS – COVID Trip Planner 

If you have any issue with the application process, please contact at contact@apsig.asia

Fellowship Committee Members 
Babu Ram Aryal, Chair
Srinivas Chendi
Sagarika Wickramasekera
Dr. N.Sudha Bhuvaneswari
Unggul Sagan
Jahangir Hossain
Kashif Adeel

Program Committee Members
Mubashir Sargana - Chair
Srinivas Chendi
Shah Zahidur Rehman
Dr. Govind
Krishna Prasad Pokharel
Magie Antonio
Shveta Kokash

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