Start with survivors and activists. Stir in technologists, digital security trainers, designers, artists, filmmakers and writers. Add a healthy dose of feminism. Go ahead and add an extra spoonful! Cook until you can’t wait any longer. Your anti-GBV movement is ready! Get it while it’s hot!
Written by Anasuya Sengupta and Siko Bouterse of Whose Knowledge? and Sara Baker of APC
Como mudaram as tecnologias de internet na última década? Como essas mudanças afetaram a maneira como nos envolvemos, relacionamos, nos organizamos e agimos?
How have internet technologies changed in the past decade? How have these changes affected the way we engage, relate, organise and take action?
All over the world, there are women and girls currently struggling with violence, while others fear that violence is in their future. Both abuse and fear of abuse can have a silencing effect. If you have experienced violence and found a way to cope or make it stop, share what you know and support others to end the silencing impact of violence.
What does being “safe” on the internet mean for you? Does it mean feeling confident about your skills? Are you concerned about your privacy? If someone found out about the websites that you visit or the information that you download, would you be at risk? Know the risks and empower yourself with knowledge.
What does being “safe” on the internet mean for you? Does it mean feeling confident about your skills? Are you concerned about your privacy and about others having access to your emails, photos, files or who you communicate with? Are you an activist who needs to hide your real identity to stay safe? If someone found out about the websites that you visit or the information that you download, would you be at risk?
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Only a handful of corporations and conglomerates own most of the world's media, which puts into question how much editors and journalists are able to juggle the responsibility of serving the general public while increasing sales and protecting the interests of the head company.
Defend your right to information! Find out, explore and question how your internet gatekeepers restrict or direct the information you access.