Call for Papers Seminar on Youth and Cyber crime

Young Activists Initiative Nigeria (YAIN) in collaboration with Microsoft Internet Safety, Security and Privacy Initiative Nigeria (MISSPIN) is organizing a seminar on Youth and Cyber crime to be held on May 23, 2009 in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

The Seminar would cover the following presentation topics:

  • Cyber crime and Youth
  • Alternatives to Cyber crime
  • Youth as Development Actors
  • How youths can contribute to Re-branding Nigeria.

Each paper should be able to state specific and practical components as it relates to youth.

Criteria for selection will include:

  • Originality
  • Practicable
  • Level of application by youth

Interested youth leaders should send papers in any of the topics listed above.

Paper format: MS Word or Power Point

Deadline for submission of papers is May 01, 2009.

Papers would be reviewed till 9th May, 2009 and selected persons would be contacted from May 11, 2009.

Please note, presenters are to bear cost of travel.

Please provide the following information when you submit your paper:

  • Name:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Phone Number:
  • Contact:
  • E-mail:
  • Short biography about yourself.

For more information, contact: youngactivists [at] or call +234 802 249 37 98.