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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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When you receive calls at all hours from women desperate to get intimate photos shared without consent taken offline, it's a relief to hear about Facebook's latest move to address the distribution of non-consensual intimate images. Finally! Technical solutions to social problems seldom make a...
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...
Colnodo: Take Back The Tech! campaign 2016   Supporting women in ICT use, talking about their rights, and developing formative processes with communities to create digital enviroment free of violence against women is a bet from Colnodo, as a transverse axis in all its work.    In...

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Cuatro profesionales de la escena, Matxalen Díez Vivanco, ayudante de producción técnica y gerente; Lola Fernández Sevilla, dramaturga; Carme Portaceli, directora del Teatro Español; y Ester Bellver, actriz teatral y autora, comparten sus...
© Gabby De Cicco | AWID La degradación ambiental es deliberada, violenta y patriarcal. Desde Turquía a Guatemala, las mujeres están al frente de la resistencia. «¿Qué es el Estado? ¡Somos el Estado! El Estado es el Estado gracias a nosotrxs»,dijo...
El relatoMe llamo Ana y, hace unos años, fui violada. El agresor, a quien yo conocía, era en ese momento en quien más confiaba. No denuncié inmediatamente; lo cierto es que me costó mucho contárselo a alguien. Primero guardé silencio, tratando de...