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Leading up to the Beijing Review: Strategising for Section J New York 19 March 2014 for Isis International

A strategising meeting for Beijing Platform for Action (BPFA) Section J was held on 13 March at the Vienna Cafe in the UN Building during this year’s UNCSW 58. The meeting was attended by representatives of the Association for Progressive Communications (APC), Isis International, the Women and Med...

CSW58: Jan Moolman from APC explains centrality of media and ICTs in conversations about development New York 17 March 2014 Gender Links for APCNews

As part of an NGO parallel event at CSW58, hosted by the Southern Africa Gender Protocol Alliance and Gender Links, Jan Moolman, Women’s Rights Programme project coordinator from the Association for Progressive Communications, explains how important information and communication technologies (ICTs...

Join the People Links digital gathering to discuss technology-related violence against women
Join the People Links digital gathering to discuss technology-related violence against women People Link 14 March 2014 AL for People Link

People Links is a monthly online gathering hosted by May First/People Link members, for members and open to the public. Join us on Thursday 27 March at 6-7 pm EST in Canada and the USA and 4-5 CT in Mexico (10-11pm UTC) to discuss technology-related violence against women and the tensions that exis...

Our Right to Safety: Publication addresses women human rights defenders’ approach to protection
Our Right to Safety: Publication addresses women human rights defenders’ approach to protection AWID 11 March 2014 Inmaculada Barcia for AWID

When asked what protection and security meant to her, a woman human rights defender explained: “I am a single mother and had to leave my home with my daughter and be relocated. I had to look for a job in my new place of residence and could not take care of my daughter, so I requested the state if ...

APC member FMA continues to fight for internet freedom despite passage of "Cyber Martial Law"
APC member FMA continues to fight for internet freedom despite passage of "Cyber Martial Law" 11 March 2014 Foundation for Media Alternatives for APCNews

“Policies governing cyberspace or information and communications technology (ICT) in general should always be in the framework of rights,” reiterates the Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA), an APC member organization in the Philippines that actively pushes for the upholding of human rights ...

APC submits proposals for NetMundial
APC submits proposals for NetMundial 10 March 2014 for APCNews

APC launches new website for internet and sexual rights activists
APC launches new website for internet and sexual rights activists 07 March 2014 Flavia Fascendini for APCNews