Alan G. Alegre

Real name

Member for

11 years 10 months

First name

Alan G.

Last name

Alegre

Organization

Foundation for Media Alternatives

Country

Philippines

Author Profile

Al is executive director of Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA), a 20-year old Philippine NGO seeking to promote communication rights and democratise information and communication systems and resources. He is directly in charge of FMA’s policy research and advocacy work, which seeks to promote communication rights and ICT/Internet governance as a public interest concern in national, regional and global arenas. He often represents civil society organisations (CSOs) in national and Asian multi-stakeholder meetings, policy forums, and summits related to internet governance and infocomms policy. He is Executive Board member of the global Association for Progressive Communications (APC), and a member of the Open Net Initiative-Asia and the PrivAsia Initiative.