TshWi-Fi wins global Wi-Fi award for Affordable Connectivity

By Press Release 31 October 2016

TshWi-Fi, Tshwane’s Free Wi-Fi project made possible by Project Isizwe, has won the Wi-Fi NOW award for Affordable Connectivity - an honour that puts the project among the leading lights in the international Wi-Fi industry. FULL STORY >


Tshwane wins global award for most innovative project for connectivity

By Press Release 4 July 2016

The City of Tshwane has received international recognition by winning the World Wi-Fi Day Award for Most Innovative City or Government Program to bridge the Digital Divide, in Liverpool, England. FULL STORY >


Tshwane Free Wi-Fi to remain up and running during protest

By Mike Joubert 23 October 2015

With the students’ march on the Union Buildings underway, Project Isizwe, the non-profit behind Tshwane's Free Wi-Fi network, has confirmed that the Wi-Fi network will remain on during the course of the protest. FULL STORY >


Tshwane gets free blockbusters, voice calls via Wi-Fi

By Staff Writer 18 August 2015

Folks who live in Tshwane can look forward to making free calls as well as downloading blockbuster movies free of charge on the Free Wi-Fi network, making Tshwane the first city in the world that offers free access to movies in this way. FULL STORY >


The rewards of tackling the digital divide

By Staff Writer 7 August 2015

Every day someone living in a poor community cannot study, get healthcare, learn our country’s national anthem, search for a job, find love, discover the world or simply listen to a song online. FULL STORY >


Project Isizwe offering free Wi-Fi at Gugulethu and Khayelitsha taxi ranks

By Staff Writer 31 July 2015

ommuters at Gugulethu and Khayelitsha taxi ranks can now use the internet thanks to an initiative from Project Isizwe and the Open Society Foundation of South Africa. FULL STORY >


Find free Wi-Fi in Tshwane with an app for Android

By Staff Writer 15 June 2015

Project Isizwe has announced that their app to help citizens in the Tshwane area find free Wi-Fi hotspots in the city is now available for Android devices. FULL STORY >


Tshwane free Wi-Fi project provides model for social impact bond

By Staff Writer 1 June 2015

A free Wi-Fi project that has successfully taken root in Tshwane could set the pattern for social impact bonds in South Africa in which the private sector guarantees delivery of services, the public sector guarantees payment and... FULL STORY >

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