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In Juba, Women Are on the Front Lines Fighting HIV—and the Stigma Still Attached to It

"If not for Rita*, I would've been dead and buried years ago."That’s what Grace* announced to me and eight women from her HIV peer support group.

#KeepitOn: Joint letter on the internet and the election in Gambia

30 November 2016
(Various for APCNews)

In a letter signed by several organisations to President Yahya Jammeh, they urgently request the stability and

VIDEO: Inside the Ashoka Emerging Innovators Bootcamp in NYC

Highlights and voices from the 2016 Emerging Innovators Bootcamp in New York City, which brought together 20 passionate social entrepreneurs with experts in business, movement-building, storytelling and social change.

What’s trending: Top business & economy news across Africa on November 30, 2016

South Africa’s trade balance, Nigeria’s Eurobond, Egypt’s currency floating and more.

Trending news today: Business, economy, finance in Africa on November 29, 2016

Zuma’s no confidence vote, Nigeria’s forex reserves, Kenya’s economic growth and more.

Disco-tech Guadalajara: Join us in this pre-IGF event on community networks

GUADALAJARA
29 November 2016
(APC for APCNews)

The Internet Governance Forum will take place on 6-10 December in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Digital Storytelling: All our stories are true and they are ours!

29 November 2016
(Jennifer Radloff for GenderIT.org)

“It is a revolutionary act to take control of our voices and the technology to speak of our own lives,” says Jennifer Radloff in this article for GenderIT.org, in which she explains the methodology, the process, and the importance of digital storytellin

What’s in the news: Business, economy and investing in Africa on November 28, 2016

Zimbabwe launched a “bond notes” currency which held its value against the U.S. dollar on Monday, despite warnings that it could cause…

Young People in West Africa Are Leading Their Own Movement for Family Planning

The designation of “youth ambassador” may have started as a simple title, but as I witnessed at the Civil Society for Family Planning (CS4FP) Regional Workshop this month, it has grown to symbolize a movement.Since 2011, the

A Better Connection – Community Networks @ IGF 2016

28 November 2016
(APC and ISOC for APCNews)

This year at the IGF in Guadalajara, Mexico, a variety of activities are being held to raise awareness of comm

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