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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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February 23, 2017, marks the first Distributed Denial of Women. Women and non-binary persons in tech are going on strike to protest discrimination and harassment in the IT sector. If you don't work in tech, you can show solidarity by staying offline that day. Don't tweet, post, email, shop or chat...
This Valentine's Day we want to send love to Take Back the Tech! campaigners around the world. From app development in Colombia and women rocking IT in Bosnia-Herzegovina to digital stories in Kenya and comics in the Philippines, we've been working together for ten years to use technology to...
Image credit: Devon Buchanan, Flickr CC As a woman or non-binary person, have you faced discrimination in the tech industry? How did you find support? Did the experience change you? What advice do you have for other women, queer, and non-binary folks – or for the IT sector to help them get their...

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Foto: Animal Político. La anfitriona es Leinimar Pires, quien convocó a través de redes sociales a otras mujeres interesadas en la cerveza. Hace más de dos años, la cocina de una casa en el suburbio de la zona norte de Río de Janeiro fue adecuada...
Las elecciones en Ecuador han puesto de manifiesto la profunda división y el racismo que persisten entre ecuatorianos y ecuatorianas, que los 10 años de la llamada revolución ciudadana y de estabilidad democrática no han logrado, parece, enfrentar....
Coloquio Internacional Mujeres y medios masivos de comunicación en la historia y la cultura de América Latina y el Caribe Para continuar el debate sobre mujeres y medios masivos de comunicación en la historia y la cultura de la América Latina y el...