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Photo by Jon Feinstein What privacy & 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...
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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OUR COLLECTIVE STORY: 10 YEARS OF TAKING ACTION ON TECHNOLOGY AND GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE How have internet technologies changed in the past decade? How have these changes affected the way we engage, relate, organise and take action?   Take Back the Tech! started as the seed of an idea in...
We want to challenge online gender-based violence and to engage technology with pleasure, creativity and curiosity. To do this, we all need to build our capacity in digital safety. Join us in two fun learning activities drawn from the beta-version of FTX: Safety Reboot. Feminist Tech eXchanges...
Are you tired of hearing that women should just get off the internet if we don't like abuse? That digital spaces are for men? That the tech industry is dominated by men because women don't have the capacity to develop ICT or simply aren't interested?    Then you need these snazzy playing cards...

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“He llegado a creer una y otra vez que aquello que es lo más importante para mí hay que decirlo, hablarlo y compartirlo, incluso a riesgo de sentirnos lastimadas o malinterpretadas.” Aude Lorde. Durante mis estudios en Ciencia Política, aprendí...
Tomada de Amnistía Internacional La policía de Nueva Delhi lanzó una iniciativa única para frenar la espiral de violencia contra las mujeres en esta ciudad a través de un escuadrón de vigilancia ciudadano. La ciudad, conocida como la “capital de la...
  Joana Silochina Foster oversaw the expansion of a women’s law network in 26 African countries through her work with Women in Law and Development in Africa. Photograph: Courtesy of AWDFWomen's rights and gender equality is supporte Before the...