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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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CIMACFoto: César Martínez López Aunque se diga que la Constitución Política de la Ciudad de México es cursi porque tiene muchos preceptos y normas que no deberían estar en un texto constitucional, en realidad es la primera vez que se reconoce el...
El Parlamento Europeo se acaba de pronunciar de forma muy clara y contundente sobre uno de los asuntos más controvertidos de los últimos años: la gestación subrogada. Dice no a la subrogación y estima que debe prohibirse porque utiliza su cuerpo...
En todos los países, las decisiones de los jueces y juezas, cortes y tribunales tienen una influencia enorme en la vida de las personas. Los Premios Género y Justicia al Descubierto de Women’s Link Worldwide premian cada año las decisiones...