The access of Sudanese Research and Education Community (R&E) to the fast global fiber optic 10G link was discussed during the Board Meeting on 19th May. Dr. El Sherbiny, Assistant Minister of Higher Education in Egypt revealed contacts with the Director of the GLORIAD project, aiming at linking R&E community in Sudan and Ethiopia to this Ring.
Dr. El Tayeb, FU President had a meeting with the Minister of Telecommunication in Sudan, briefed her on the project and sought her assistance.