Gender & ICTs

Tweet to help end violence against women on November 25

CALGARY 24 November 2011 (LC for APC)

Tomorrow marks the first of 16 days of activism to end violence against women (#vaw), and the Take Back the Tech! campaign. This year, we’re kicking things off with a tweet-a-thon! Help us make #16days and #tbtt trending topics to help end VAW. Tweeting begins at GMT 1400.

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Map it. End it. Take Back the Tech!

MONTEVIDEO 11 November 2011 (APC WNSP for APCNews)

We call on campaigners to collectively gather evidence for transformation, strengthen our capacity for safer experiences online and amplify our rights in addressing technology-related violence against women. Take control of technology to end violence against women.

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AWID launches FRIDA Young Feminist Fund

Recently, the FRIDA Young Feminist Fund launched its website with the goal of helping young feminists gain access to the resources that are critical to their work.

The fund was born out of an initiative of the Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) and subsequently the Central American Women’s Fund, with the belief that “Supporting young

Stripping the IGF bare: Where are women´s rights?

MONTEVIDEO 19 October 2011 (APC for APCNews)

This interview by Flavia Fascendini and Katerina Fialova, with Chat García Ramilo, Dafne Sabanes Plou, Jac sm Kee, Jan Moolman, and Jennifer Radloff from the APC Women´s Programme, offers insights regarding gender balance and the presence of women’s rights in the 2011 IGF agenda.

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Feminist Technology Exchange (FTX) - South Africa

Date and time: 
Mar 7 2011 - Mar 9 2011

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South Africa
Related projects: 
Feminist Tech Exchange
Related projects: 
Take Back the Tech!

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Other- name of organisation: 
Women'sNet
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Women'sNet

Feminist Technology Exchange (FTX) - Cambodia

Date and time: 
Jan 17 2011 - Jan 21 2011

Venue

Country: 
Cambodia
Related projects: 
Feminist Tech Exchange
Related projects: 
Take Back the Tech!

Organisers

Other- name of organisation: 
Open Institute
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Open Institute

Feminist Technology Exchange (FTX) - Mexico

Date and time: 
Jan 26 2011 - Jan 28 2011

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Country: 
Mexico
Related projects: 
Feminist Tech Exchange

Hot issues on gender and the Internet Governance Forum: Newsletter out!

RIO DE JANEIRO 18 October 2011 (GenderIT.org for APCNews)

Gender Centred, the GenderIT.org thematic bulletin from APC Women, focuses on topical gender and ICT policy themes. Our last newsletter edition highlights the gender peripheries of the Sixth Internet Governance Forum that took place in Nairobi, Kenya from 27-30 September 2011.

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Tech-pests target women

Independent Online, SOUTH AFRICA,
Tech-pests target women
28 September 2011

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