WACREN Membership Structure

(As of March 2014)

Membership Category

Description

Benefits

NREN Member

Any National Research and Education Network in West and Central Africa, as defined by the African Union

  • Has voting rights

  • Can receive connectivity and services

  • Can participate in activities, projects

    and committees

  • Listing on WACREN website

Associate Member

Research and Education Institutions as well as not-for-profit non- governmental organizations and individuals, whose objectives are compatible with those of WACREN

  • Research and Education Institutions can receive connectivity and services through their NREN

  • Can participate in activities, projects and committees

  • Listing on WACREN website

Premium Associate Member

Research and Education Institutions as well as not-for-profit non- governmental organizations and individuals, whose objectives are compatible with those of WACREN

  • Research and Education institutions can get connectivity and services through their NREN

  • Not-for-profit non-governmental organizations can get connectivity and services from WACREN for research and education activities

  • Can participate in activities, projects and committees

  • Priority for sponsorship opportunities and exhibition spaces*

  • 20% discount for exhibition spaces

  • Listing on WACREN website

Corporate Member

For profit organizations whose objectives are compatible with those of WACREN

• Can participate in activities, projects and committees

• Listing on website

Premium Corporate Member

For profit organizations whose objectives are compatible with those of WACREN

  • Can participate in activities, projects and committees

  • Priority for sponsorship opportunities and exhibition spaces*

  • 30% discount for exhibition spaces and dedicated conference session rooms**

  • Listing on WACREN website

Partner Member

Honorary member invited by the Board

• Listing on WACREN website

* Limited slots available for higher sponsorship categories
** Dedicated sessions for corporate marketing and presentations in WACREN conferences and meetings 

Membership Fee Schedule

Membership Form