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Take Back the Tech! campaign finalist in the 2016 Womanity Award for the Prevention of Violence Against Women

1 February 2016
(The Womanity Foundation)

The Womanity Foundation will provide three years of support to two awardees that will b

Moez Chakchouk at Arab IGF 2015: “People need to know that their rights are protected online”

BEIRUT
15 January 2016
(Leila Nachawati Rego for APCNews)

“It is all about education, which Arab states don’t always care about. It is a matter of culture, educating the younger and also the older generations.”

New issue paper: How the technical community frames the Internet and economic, social and cultural rights

23 December 2015
(Avri Doria for APC)

The purpose of this paper is to discuss the issues surrounding strategies for cooperation with the tech

New GenderIT.org edition: Locating gender at the Internet Governance Forum 2015

23 December 2015
(GenderIT.org for APCNews)

For nine years, feminist activists struggled to bring gender issues out of the peripheries

Statement from the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) for the WSIS+10 High Level Meeting

NEW YORK
16 December 2015
(APC for APCNews)

APC urges member states who worked so hard to reach agreement on the WSIS+10 outcome document to uphold t

Iranian blogger Hossein Derakhshan: "We need to make hyperlinks valuable again"

14 December 2015
(Leila Nachawati Rego for APCNews)

Credited with introducing the blogging culture to Iran, Derakhshan spent six years isolated from the web he had contributed to building. When he went back to the internet, what he found was appalling.

Another Internet.org is possible: A developing country perspective on universal internet access

10 December 2015
(Cristiana González and Mohammad Tarakiyee for APCNews)

In 2015, four billion people, mostly from developing countries, rema

Fulbright Exchange Visitor in Take Back the Tech! campaign

30 November 2015
(Flavia Fascendini for APCNews)

Michaela Svatosova is a Czech expert on gender and technology issues, who is now participating a

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