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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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Are you attending the AWID Forum this coming September in Brazil? Take Back the Tech will be there for a one-day pre-event on September 7 - right before the forum starts. The event is called Imagine a Feminist Internet and is open to women's rights activists and techies who are interested in...
We've been working on a new collaboration with Luchadoras, a weekly TV show that hosts feminist activists in Mexico. In partnership with Luchadoras and La Sandía Digital, we are 2016 Womanity Award finalists, joining forces to tackle violence against women through ICTs. Check out our video below.
International Women's Day: Take Back the Tech! by writing women back into history   March 8 is International Women's Day, and we are celebrating women's achievements by giving proper recognition to their hard work. Many women have led the way – creating innovative tools, connecting us to...

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Mar Gijón durante la entrevista realziada en la oficina de la Asociación Palestina Biladi. Fotografía de Eneko Calle. Mar Gijón Mendigutía es licenciada en Filología Árabe por la Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) y Doctora en Estudios Árabes e...
Solidaridad con lxs activistas brasileñxs: Jurema Werneck La activista brasileña negra Jurema Werneck nos dice por qué es importante solidarizarse con Brasil. ►Ver la video La línea salvavidas virtual Como el internet ha cambiado la vida de las...
Foto: Mercedes Sayagues/IPS Personalidades y organizaciones internacionales que forman parte de la campaña Keep the Promise (Mantén la Promesa) urgieron a los líderes del mundo a continuar financiando las iniciativas para la erradicación mundial del...