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APCNews, in English, is distributed monthly by APC -- a worldwide network supporting the use of internet and ICTs for social justice and sustainable development since 1990.

APCNews 191 – First African school on IG – 17/07/13

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APCNews – 17 July 2013 – Year XIII Issue 191
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First African School on internet governance yields 35 graduates
JOHANNESBURG (APC for APCNews) Participants from more than fifteen African countries successfully completed a three-day training event organised the NEPAD Agency’

APCNews 190 - Ecuador's new law; FX in Macedonia - 01/07/13

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APCNews – 1 July 2013 – Year XII Issue 190
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Ecuador’s new Communications Law: Progress on access and spectrum allocation, but a reverse for freedom of expression

MONTEVIDEO (AL for APCNews) Ecuador has approved a communications law that recognises the right of universa

APCNews 189 - Campaigns to protect human rights online - 18/06/13

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APCNews – 18 June 2013 – Year XII Issue 189
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Civil society letter to US Congress on internet and telecommunications surveillance

MONTEVIDEO (AL for BestBits) After revelations of systematic surveillance by the US government, APC and other civil society organizations cal

APCNews 188 – 04/06/13 -

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APCNews – 4 June 2013 – Year XII Issue 188
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Call for Applications to Participate in the First African School on Internet Governance in Durban South Africa, July 2013
JOHANNESBURG (APCNews) – The Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and the NEPAD Planning and C

APCNews 187 – Milestones reached against tech-related VAW – 21/05/13

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APCNews – 21 May 2013 – Issue 187
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APCNews interviews Alex Comninos on developing a cybersecurity agenda for civil society

BOGOTA (Shawna Finnegan for APCNews) APC has released a new issue paper, “A cyber security agenda for civil society: what is at stake?” For the rel

APCNews 186 – Towards a Free internet – 07/05/13

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APCNews – May 7, 2013 – Year XIII Issue 186
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UN member states must hold Azerbaijan to account for deteriorating human rights situation

GENEVA (ARTICLE 19) The International Partnership Group on Azerbaijan, of which APC is a member organisation, urges the UN to hold Azer

APCNews 185 – Ending violence against women: language and action – 22/04/13

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APCNews – April 22, 2013 – Year XII Issue 185
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New GenderIT.org edition: language and action at 57th CSW

This edition offers reflections on language and actions surrounding issues of technology-related forms of violence against women in the context of the APC project “E

APCNews 184 – Building capacities for human rights defenders – 08/04/13

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APCNews – 8 April 2013 – Year XIII Issue 184
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‘Human rights and the internet’ multimedia training kit released

BERLINAPC presents a Multimedia training kit on human rights and the internet, a set of modules concerned with the relationship between human rights, infor

APCNews 183 – APC reviews WSIS+10, submits UPRs in LAC and Africa – 25/03/13

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APCNews – 25 March 2013 – Year XIII Issue 180
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On the WSIS+10: Access and exclusion in review

BOGOTA (Shawna Finnegan for APCNews) From 25 – 27 February 2013, delegates from civil society, government, industry and the technical community met at the UNESCO headquarters i

APCNews 181 – APC members raise awareness, improve access; APC on 2012 IGF – 25/02/13

APCNews 181 – APC members raise awareness, improve access; APC on 2012 IGF – 25/02/13

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APCNews – 25 February 2013 – Year XIII Issue 181
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Red light to cybercrime law in the Philippines

(FF for APCNews) On February 5, 2013 the Philippines Supreme Court extended until f

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