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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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Las niñas indígenas en León no son muchas, ya que las y los indígenas en Guanajuato ocupan menos del 1% de la población en la entidad, muchas de ellas son migrantes o vienen de familias que lo han sido. Eso sí, son diversas. En NENEMI [1] una...
© Rollie Mukherjee"Shadows" - Técnica mixta sobre papel En 2016, el estado de Cachemira, ocupado por la India, estalló una vez más en protestas que se extendieron por todo el valle como expresión colectiva por la libertad, luego del asesinato del...
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...