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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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It's been ten years since Take Back the Tech! began, and we begin celebrations this week at the AWID Forum in Brazil. Over the last decade, thousands of activists, advocates, techies, writers, artists, survivors and educators in more than 35 countries have come together online and off to prevent...
Can you believe it's been a decade since Take Back the Tech! was first launched? Over the years, thousands of people have come together from countries around the world to use ICT to prevent violence against women. We have all benefited from the ideas and actions of women and girls in more than 30...
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...

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Foto: ONU Mujeres Colombia La II Cumbre Nacional Mujeres y Paz en Bogotá, Colombia, del 19 al 21 de septiembre, ha convocado a cerca de 500 mujeres para subrayar la importancia de la participación de las mujeres en la refrendación, verificación e...
Esta Guía de asistencia técnica para la producción y el uso de indicadores de género es el resultado de un trabajo interinstitucional en el que participaron los puntos focales de género de diversas agencias y organismos de Naciones Unidas. Todas las...
*La iniciativa incluye derechos de la madre y del bebé La violencia obstétrica es un tema bastante “reciente” en el panorama de la lucha por los derechos de las mujeres en Ecuador, donde este 20 de septiembre se realizó el primer debate de la Ley de...