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APC condemns the murder of  Maldivian blogger and human rights activist Yameen Rasheed

By APC, 25 April 2017 (April 2017, APC )
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Pakistan: Religious intolerance and impunity nurture killing field

By Bytes for All, Pakistan, (B4A), the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) and APC (April 2017, )

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Measuring women's rights online in the Philippines

11 April 2017 (APC for Foundation for Media Alternatives)

How do we measure women’s rights online? Even if women have access, what kind of environment are they able to access online? Are digital spaces safe for women? These are some of the questions APC member Foundation for Media Alternatives addressed in its digital gender report card on the Philippines’ progress in closing the digital gender gap.

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APC IMPACT call for national research consultant: Research on criminalisation of expression on the internet

8 April 2017 (APCNews)

APC is undertaking research on the criminalisation of expression in India, Malaysia, Pakistan and Myanmar, and is calling for civil society organisations, researchers and lawyers from each of the abovementioned countries to carry out the research. The deadline for applications is 21 April 2017.

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APC IMPACT call for regional coordinator consultant: Research on criminalisation of expression on the internet

8 April 2017 (APCNews)

APC is undertaking research on the criminalisation of expression in India, Malaysia, Pakistan and Myanmar, and is calling for researchers with a firm background in ICT laws and policies from the abovementioned countries to coordinate the research. The deadline for applications is 21 April 2017.

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From a RightsCon panel to a digital app

Islamabad, Pakistan

A design-thinking workshop was held in Islamabad to understand the challenges faced by different stakeholders and brainstorm the design and shape of Muavin. Photo:MMfD.A design-thinking workshop was held in Islamabad to understand the challenges faced by different stakeholders and brainstorm the design and shape of Muavin. Photo:MMfD.It was in 1996 that John Perry Barlow wrote the iconic “Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace”:https://www.eff.org/cyberspace-independence.

Economic, social and cultural rights in India: Opportunities for advocacy in intellectual property rights

By Sunil Abraham and Vidushi Marda (December 2016, APC )
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Being Dalit, doing corporate (women-in-tech)

Bangalore

Generally speaking, there is an extremely minimal presence of Dalit women in corporate spaces, which by itself is a huge challenge. Unlike the public sector, no affirmative action policies in India mandate the recruitment of Dalits or Dalit women in the private sector.

Joint Civil Society Submission to the CESCR: Briefing on copyright as a barrier to the exercise of cultural rights online in the Republic of Korea

By APC, Korean Progressive Network Jinbonet and OpenNet Korea (February 2017, APC )
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