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How the internet impacts human rights

MONTREAL 28 August 2012 (FD for APCNews)

Human rights play out differently on the streets than on the internet. This has been true for years, but today in age, not only are ‘internet rights’ are being promoted — they are also being violated at an astounding speed. David Souter has investigated the internet’s impacts on human rights. Also check out our infographic of his comprehensive research.

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New mechanisms for linking research & policy – Initial workshop

Date and time: 
Feb 22 2011 - Feb 23 2011

Venue

Country: 
Jamaica
Related projects: 
Web 2.0 tools for development

Organisers

Other- name of organisation: 
Comunica

Thirty people, including participants, resource people and expert trainers, will participate in a two-day workshop in Kingston, Jamaica 22-23 February 2011.

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Location: 
Knutsford Court Hotel in Kingston, Jamaica

Impact 2.0: New mechanisms for linking research and policy

A proposal to the IDRC on Impact 2.0: New mechanisms for linking research and policy.

Location: 
Uruguay
Publication date: 
March 2010

IDRC: Building Research and Capacity for an Open, Fair and Sustainable Networked Society

An approved proposal to the IDRC for The APC Action Network 2010 – 2012

Publication date: 
February 2010

Ford Foundation: Grant 1080-1187 EroTICs

A narrative report on sexuality and the internet: an exploratory research submitted to The Ford Foundation on 20 July 2009.

Publication date: 
August 2009
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Gates Foundation: Global Libraries Consultancy Proposal

Consultancy proposal to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Bridging the Information and Communications Technology and Library Worlds: Stakeholder Analysis and Advocacy Framework submitted in July 2009.

Publication date: 
August 2009

First Planning Workshop - EroTICs: Exploratory Research on Sexuality and the Internet

Date and time: 
Aug 7 2009 - Aug 10 2009

Venue

Country: 
Malaysia

Organisers

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APC
Other- name of organisation: 
APC WNSP

EroTICs is a cross-country exploratory research project. This a two-and-a-half year research project taking place from 2008 to 2010 will respond to the question:

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Partners: 
Ford Foundation
Location: 
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Pacific Regency, Menara Pan Global, Jln Punchak, Off Jln P Ramlee 50250 Kuala Lumpur

CICEWA workshop, Johannesburg, July 2008

CICEWA workshop, Johannesburg, July 2008

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