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What privacy and anonymity have to do with tech-related VAW Anonymity and digital privacy are a critical part of human rights, but they are also connected to cyber crime, such as fraud, identity theft, cyber stalking, bullying, phishing and trolling. Survivors of VAW rely on anonymity and privacy...
What data storage has to do with tech-related VAW Dealing with incidents of tech-related violence involves reporting, investigating and collecting evidence. Collecting data is critical, as tech-related VAW is an increasing but under-analysed issue due to lack of valuable data. Record-keeping can...
Why it's important to know how to talk to survivors People who are not trained to talk to survivors often say the wrong thing even when they mean well. Some people do not understand that violence online is equal to, and sometimes has an even greater impact than, violence offline. Survivors often...

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Just Associates (JASS) Southern Africa, the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and Women'sNet are very pleased to announce the launch of a new resource: ICTs for Feminist Movement Building: Activist Toolkit   Across the world, women are using information and communication...
Campaigners, get ready to occupy the internet! On Saturday, May 23, Take Back the Tech! is joining women around the world for #FemHack, and we want you to amplify women’s voices and #imagineafeministinternet.    The lack of women, queer and trans persons in technological fields in general, and...
We are pleased to announce that Take Back the Tech! has been nominated for The Bobs Awards, the best in online activism. Since 2004, The Bobs awards honor bloggers, activists and journalists in 14 languages that champion the open exchange of ideas, freedom of expression and human rights on the...

Blogs

Virginia Pedrero.En la actual crisis ecológica, social y de cuidados, el papel de los movimientos sociales es fundamental en el despliegue de estrategias de resistencia ante los impactos y en el señalamiento de responsables, como también son un...
Mientras se prioriza un modelo neoliberal y patriarcal de relaciones, crecen alternativas y surgen otras formas de entender y vivir las ciudades. El urbanismo no es neutro. David Fernández Moverse por la ciudad en bici; hacer la compra en la tienda...
La crisis política en Burundi, país del África del Este, ha desembocado en una ola de manifestaciones y violencias en dicho país con consecuencias muy preocupantes. AWID entrevistó a Nelly Kandatwa, Presidenta de la Liga Burundesa para los Derechos...