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From Islamabad to Geneva, Feminist Tech Exchanges creates young reporter
From Islamabad to Geneva, Feminist Tech Exchanges creates young reporter 01 June 2011

After attending APC WNSP’s Feminist Tech Exchange in Islamabad, 24 year old lawyer and activist Sana Masood attended the she never imagined it would lead her to be a young reporter for the International Committee of the Red Cross. View her new digital story Pakistan: Youth in armed violence. Photo © ICRC / Gassmann Thierry

Pakistan acid attack survivor's digital story runner-up for Red Cross award
Pakistan acid attack survivor's digital story runner-up for Red Cross award 08 February 2011

“Her story might have daunted me but her strength and courage overwhelmed and even empowered me … I was impressed by how she had taken the bold step of coming forward, taking her life in control and deciding what was best for her,” said Sana Masood in a digital story she created about an acid attack survivor at an APC Feminist Tech Exchange workshop in Pakistan, and which recently won an award in the International Red Cross’ “Young Reporter” competition.    

Feminist Tech Exchange in Uruguay
Feminist Tech Exchange in Uruguay 11 June 2010

This activity is co-organised with Cotidiano Mujer and Young Feminists’Network in the South Cone

Feminist Tech Exchange
Feminist Tech Exchange 10 November 2008

Feminist Tech Exchange
Feminist Tech Exchange 10 November 2008

The FTX will explore feminist practices and politics of technology and raise awareness on the critical role of communication rights in the struggle to advance women’s rights worldwide. Recognising the historical and current contributions of women in shaping technology, the Feminist Tech Exchange grounds technology in women’s realities and lives. Five simultaneous training tracks led by a co...

FTX Hub @ AWID 2008 Forum on Movement Building
FTX Hub @ AWID 2008 Forum on Movement Building 10 November 2008

Participants at the Feminist Tech Exchange will put new skills and knowledge into practice at the FTX Hub during the Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) 2008 Forum on Movement Building 14 – 17 November, also to be held in Cape Town with more than 1500 in attendance. The FTX Hub offers a central meeting place during the AWID Forum for any Forum participant to find out about ...

Feminist Tech Exchange
Feminist Tech Exchange 31 July 2008

Are you passionate about building capacity of women in technology? Do you think that there are important connections between the human rights of women, women’s empowerment and ICT (information and communications technologies)? Have you ever wondered if there was a feminist practice of technology? APC WNSP is organising the Feminist Tech Exchange together with AWID (Association of Women In Dev...

Feminist Tech Exchange Planning Meeting
Feminist Tech Exchange Planning Meeting 31 July 2008

Trainers planning meeting in preparation for the Feminist Tech Exchange in South Africa November 10-12.