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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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The Women's Rights Programme of the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) is looking for a feminist movement builder, dynamic communicator and experienced project coordinator with a background in ending gender-based violence, to join APC’s virtual team. The ending online gender-based...
Colnodo having fun during their tweet chat for their Take Back the Tech! campaign in 2017 From 25 November to 10 December, 2017, Take Back the Tech! Celebrated “Revisit to resist: Histories of the movement to end gender-based violence” as part of the 16 Days of Action Against Gender-Based Violence...
During the last Take Back the Tech! campaign for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, a new local campaigner popped up in Egypt. Bnt Al Masarwa, a feminist band, holds storytelling circles where women share their experiences of violence and discrimination. Then those stories are...

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Za'atari en Jordania. Foto: ONU Mujeres/Christopher Herwig Ocho años. Desde el inicio del conflicto, la crisis de Siria ha provocado que haya más de 6.6 millones de personas desplazadas internas y que más de 5.6 millones de habitantes sirios...
AFP En un informe publicado hoy, la FIDH y el Observatorio Ciudadano analizan los obstáculos que enfrentan las mujeres y niñas para acceder a servicios de aborto legal y seguro en Chile, un año después de la adopción de la Ley 21.030. Hace un año,...
Una de las 100 personas más influyentes del mundo: Revista Time CIMACFoto: Sonia Gerth Roya Mahboob es una mujer extraordinaria. Originaria de Afganistán, país en el cual hasta 2001, ni una niña estaba inscrita en una escuela porque el gobierno...