Gender & ICTs

Take Back the Tech! allows abused women to unburden in Pakistan: But what next?

LAHORE 12 July 2011 (APC for GenderIT.org)

Denouncing sexual abuse in Pakistan is a risky move. But after over six years of abuse by her biological father, a young woman who attended an APC Take Back the Tech! workshop in Peshawar could contain herself no more.

0
Your rating: None

GEMsolutions Consulting

Publication date: 
July 2011

GEM solutions documents related to marketing, descriptions of consultants, webpage design, communication strategy, draft script for promotional video, and fields related to clients and consultant/sub-contractor for database.

EroTICs raises fascinating questions about sex and the internet, say experts

OTTAWA 11 July 2011 (GJ for GenderIT.org)

APC’s two-year research into sexuality and the internet reveals that contrary to popular opinion sexuality online is about much more than porn. As the EroTICs research is about to publish its complete findings next month, experts Clarissa Smith, Katharine Sarikakis and Pramada Menon critique.

5
Your rating: None Average: 5 (1 vote)

Sexual minorities marginalised in internet policy debates in Brazil

ROSARIO 11 July 2011 (Flavia Fascendini for GenderIT.org)

The EroTICs research team in Brazil studied the complex relationship between sexual minorities and internet policy. Their findings show that these groups were routinely ignored in debates surrounding internet regulation.

0
Your rating: None

Sex rights activists organise in secret on the net

11 July 2011 (Esther Nasikye for GenderIT.org)

For years sexual rights activists in repressive societies have been using the internet as a means to communicate, organise and express their sexuality without fear of persecution. Thanks to EroTICs, this vibrant ecosystem of human connections is being studied for the first time.

0
Your rating: None

Sexuality online in Lebanon and USA: Censorship is not the answer

11 July 2011 (Mavic Cabrera-Balleza for GenderIT.org)

Controlling — or filtering — what people can and can’t see online related to sex however well intentioned can have a profoundly negative impact. Censorship affects not only sexual expression but blocks access to sexual education and important movement-building tools for LGBTI activists.

5
Your rating: None Average: 5 (1 vote)

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

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

――――――――――――――――――――――――
APCNews – July 11 2011 – Year XI Issue 145
The news service on ICTs for social justice and sustainable development
――――――――――――――――――――――――

EroTICs raises fascinating questions about sex and the inter

Sexuality 2.0: Online socialising and internet regulation

MONTEVIDEO 30 June 2011 (APC for APCNews)

Experts from Brazil, India, South Africa and the USA will be presenting APC’s groundbreaking EroTICs research in Madrid at the VIII International Association for the Study of Sexuality, Culture and Society Conference on July 9.

0
Your rating: None

Sign in to APC.org