Online conferencing tools for development practitioners: Finding your path to the right conferencing solution

By Karel Novotný and Cheekay Cinco (September 2011, APC )

Choosing the best conferencing platform is hard when online tools change constantly. Here’s help in the form of a practical guide.

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Spectrum for development

By Steve Song (September 2011, APC )

When talking about affordable, ubiquitous access to communication in developing countries, wireless technologies offer the most hope for effectively bridging the digital divide. This paper examines its challenges and opportunities.

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The right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association?

UDHR art 20:

Everyone has the right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association.

No one may be compelled to belong to an association.
ICCPR art 21:

The right of peaceful assembly shall be recognized.

The right to freedom of opinion and expression?

UDHR article 19:

Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.
ICCPR article 19:

1. Everyone shall have the right to hold opinions without interference.

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EROTICS: Sex, rights and the internet (An exploratory research study)

By APC (July 2011, APC )

This breakthrough study carried out in Brazil, India, Lebanon, South Africa & USA looks at how the internet plays host to critical information about sex education, health, fighting sex discrimination and defining one’s own sexuality. It debunks the commonly-held view that sexuality online is just about pornography.

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APC Annual Report 2010

By APC (July 2011, APC )

The Take Back the Tech! fund which disbursed $240,000 to 61 grassroots groups is one of the very few forward-looking small grants that funds tech initiatives to fight violence against women. This and other initiatives covered in APC’s latest annual report.

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APCNoticias 145 – Nueva investigación sobre sexualidad e internet – 11/07/11

APCNoticias 145 – Nueva investigación sobre sexualidad e internet – 11/07/11

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APCNoticias – 11 de julio de 2011 – año XI – edición número 145
El servicio de noticias de APC sobre internet para la justicia social y el desarrollo sustentable
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APCNews 145 – New research on sexuality & internet – 11/07/11

APCNews 145 – New research on sexuality & internet – 11/07/11

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APCNews – July 11 2011 – Year XI Issue 145
The news service on ICTs for social justice and sustainable development
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EroTICs raises fascinating questions about sex and the inter

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