Latin America & the Caribbean

APC condemns brutal state attacks on Oaxacan civil society

By APC (June 2016, APCNews )
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Latin America in a Glimpse: Human rights and the internet (2015)

By Derechos Digitales, APC and Coding Rights (October 2015, Derechos Digitales )

This report presents a summary of the most relevant events with respect to human rights and the internet in Latin America in 2015. As the international community gathers at the Internet Government Forum 2015, it is our hope that this summary can help broaden participants’ knowledge about the region.

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Latin America in a Glimpse 2016

By APC, Coding Rights, Derechos Digitales and IFEX-ALC (December 2016, Derechos Digitales )

This report is a summary of the most relevant information on the human rights and internet situation in Latin America during 2016.

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I want to be a Pokémon master

Aguascalientes, Mexico

I am AkiConterR and my companion is a “Pidgeotto” who I call “Pid”. I belong to Team Mystic; I am on level 7 and I have 53 Pokémons (72, actually, but some of them I transferred).

Book review – Interpreting the Internet: Feminist and queer counterpublics in Latin America

Original artwork by Flavia FascendiniOriginal artwork by Flavia FascendiniElisabeth Jay Friedman offers a critical perspective of the use of the internet by feminists, arguing that the positive use of the internet for social change depends on shifting social contexts, and that the strength of the use of the internet – like any technologies – depends on its c

Latin America in a Glimpse: Human rights and the internet (2014)

By ONG Derechos Digitales, APC and Joana Varon Ferraz (September 2014, ONG Derechos Digitales and APC )
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Data for better policy making

Image credits: sparkexperience.comImage credits: sparkexperience.comInformation and communications technology (ICT) policy makers are confronted with the conflicting challenge of providing a stable and predictable regulatory environment to maintain existing investments and create room for long-term investments while still adapting to the ever changing ICT

APC condemns the affront to democracy in Brazil

5 September 2016 (APC)

APC firmly condemns the decision of the Brazilian Senate to dismiss President Dilma Rousseff. We are deeply concerned about the implications this will have for the possibility to reinforce the use of the internet as a platform for public deliberation and debate, accountability, and dissent, and for the realisation of human rights.

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APC condemns the affront to democracy in Brazil

By APC (September 2016, APC )

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Building digital technologies

Argentina

The inclusion of women in the building of technology (and specially, of digital technologies) is an issue that has got the attention of a variety of groups, from policy makers to researchers, public organisations, NGOs and entrepreneurs, and also of course groups that describe themselves as feminist.

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