Government Relations: UCC's Proposed Licensing Framework for IXPs (2019-06)

The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) revealed plans to introduce an IXP licensing framework that, based on our analysis, would effectively nationalize our industry. We encourage everyone to read our summary analysis here:

This news was communicated to us in a letter from the UCC dated June 7th, 2019. The letter included a draft of the licensing framework and a call for written feedback by July 5th, 2019. The full document is attached below for reference.

Also attached is a copy of our formal feedback to the UCC and an archive of all external submissions that the authors allowed us to publish.