The 9th Edition of the National Internet Governance Forum (IGF) was held on the10th and 11th of May 2023 at the Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara Conference Centre. The theme for this year’s forum was “BUILDING ECONOMIC RELIANCE AND DIGITAL SOVEREIGNTY IN THE GAMBIA CONTEXT”.

Additionally, The Gambia hosted this year’s West Africa Digital Governance Forum (WADGF) through the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy which ran concurrently with the IGF. The Gambia welcomed delegates from 15 West African states.