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Take Back the Tech! campaign starts targeting Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

21 July 2014
21 July 2014 (Take Back the Tech!) -

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What are you doing about violence against women? That’s what we are asking Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

25 May: Join a live interview on Twitter about ending technology-based violence against women and girls

PERGAMINO 22 May 2015 (Flavia Fascendini for APCNews)

On Monday 25 May from 13:00 to 14:00 UTC (9:00 am EST), the UN Women South Africa Multi-Country Office will interview Sara Baker, APC’s Take Back the Tech! campaign coordinator, for #OrangeDay, to discuss crucial issues related to technology and violence against women and girls.

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25 May: Join a live interview on Twitter about ending technology-based violence against women and girls

22 May 2015
PERGAMINO 22 May 2015 (APCNews) -

_On Monday 25 May from 13:00 to 14:00 UTC (9:00 am EST), the UN Women South Africa Multi-Country Office will interview Sara Baker, APC’s Take Back the Tech!

Survey to assess privacy concerns across the globe

MONTREAL 21 May 2015 (Mallory Knodel for APCNews)

Tokyo-based APC member Japan Computer Access for Empowerment (JCAFE) has launched a global survey on personal data and surveillance. Survey responses may explain how and why awareness of privacy and surveillance vary across countries.

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May 23: Femhack to occupy the internet!

21 May 2015 (Take Back the Tech!)

Campaigners, get ready to occupy the internet! On Saturday, May 23, Take Back the Tech! is joining women around the world for #FemHack, and we want you to amplify women’s voices and #imagineafeministinternet. Check here how to participate!

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APC and Web We Want launch open call for grant proposals

21 May 2015 (Web We Want)

APC is happy to announce that we are partnering with The Web We Want to launch an open call for grant proposals. A limited number of grants will be offered to projects that support local campaign efforts to promote a free and open Web.

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Do you know about APC's Sexual Rights Project?

20 May 2015 (Flavia Fascendini for APCNews)

Since 2014, APC has been working with local partners in four countries to implement the Sexual Rights Project, aimed at building stronger relationships between the sexual rights and internet rights movements. The project’s goals are to support and deepen existing research on sex and technology, to increase understanding of how sexual rights, internet freedoms and democratisation are connected, and to advance these across the internet rights ecosystem. Learn more about the Sexual Rights Project!

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Towards a free and secure internet for all

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Indeed, there are many benefits to being online, and yet there are also risks that people experience, especially people from marginalised groups, including women. While freedom of expression is magnified online, the right to privacy can be compromised. As more and more people are getting connected, is it possible to realise a free and secure internet for all?

Take Back the Tech! campaign wins The Bobs award in People’s Choice for English category

PERGAMINO 6 May 2015 (Flavia Fascendini for APCNews)

Among over 4,800 submissions, APC’s Take Back the Tech! campaign was recognised with the prestigious award The Bobs in the People’s Choice for English category.

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