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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 170 – 'Green' your life, connect your rights and travel to South Sudan – 13/08/12

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APCNews – August 13 2012 – Year XII Issue 170
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New tip sheets help users “green” their use of technology

LONDON (GreenNet for APCNews) – GreenNet has compiled a series 5 at-a-glance tip sheets to help everyday users and IT professionals use computers in a more sustainab

APCNews 169 – Internet rights: access and challenges – 30/07/12

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APCNews – July 30 2012 – Year XII Issue 169
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Connect Your Rights!

APCNews 168 – Huge victory for internet rights – 16/07/12

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APCNews – July 16 2012 – Year XII Issue 168
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The UN recognises freedom of expression on the internet as a human right

NEW YORK (AL for APCNews) – “The same rights that people have offline must also be protected online,” says an unprecedented resolution approved recently

APCNews 167 – ICTs play a key role in world events this summer – 02/07/12

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APCNews – July 2 2012 – Year XII Issue 167
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Internet improves access to health care for sex workers in the Olympics area of London

PRAGUE (Katerina Fialova for GenderIT.org) – The 2012 Olympic Games are already having quite an impact on sex workers in London.

APCNews 166 – On the streets and online, APC reports on ICTs and social justice – 18/06/12

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APCNews – June 18 2012 – Year XII Issue 166
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20 years later: APC to push for a more sustainable use of ICTs in Rio

CALGARY (LC for APCNews) – As international organisations, civil society, governments and the private sector gather in Rio for the UN convention on sustain

APCNews 165 – Driving policy towards people-centred solutions – 04/06/12

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APCNews – June 06 2012 – Year XII Issue 165
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Must read: The internet, human rights and the UPR

GENEVA (Joy Liddicoat for APC) – This must-read Q&A is a great resource on how the internet and human rights are related.

APCNews 164 – Many notable APC publications receive recognition – 21/05/12

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APCNews – May 21 2012 – Year XII Issue 164
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GISWatch has won the ITU-awarded WSIS project prize 2012

MONTREAL (MK for APCNews) – The Association for Progressive Communications, in close cooperation with APC members, networks and civil society groups, is pleased to accep

APCNews 163 – APC's roots in sustainable development – 07/05/12

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APCNews – May 07 2012 – Year XII Issue 163
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APC goes back to its roots: ICTs and the environment at the heart of APC’s work

CALGARY (LC for APCNews) – The environment has been at the heart of the work of many APC members and began its work on the GreeningIT project in

APCNews 162 – WHRDs, APC stand up to big brother – 23/04/12

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APCNews – April 23 2012 – Year XII Issue 162
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New research on ICTs for climate change adaptation in the water sector

JOHANNESBURG (APC for APCNews) – In this new publication by APC and IDRC, researchers look at how ICTs are, and can be, applied to help communities exper

APCNews 161 – ICT and sexuality, violence, and rights – 11/04/12

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APCNews – April 11 2012 – Year XII Issue 161
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Opportunities for Ecuadorian women to connect their rights online

PERGAMINO (FF for GenderIT.org) – Valeria Betancourt, manager of APC’sCommunications and Information Policy Programme, explains a report submitted by APCand p

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