Núcleo de Pesquisas, Estudos e Formação - Nupef

Nupef is a private, autonomous, non-profit organization founded in 2009, whose mission is to to generate conditions for the exercise of digital citizenship, working in the defense of democracy, of the access to knowledge, of freedom of expression, privacy and cultural diversity, among other fundamental rights.

Presently, Nupef’s works is organized around four main programs:

- Advocating, raising awareness and building capacity on ICT policies and Internet

- New rhetoric and forms of expression for excluded groups – with a focus on digital storytelling

- Tiwa Project – Internet services for non-profit organizations

- Rets – the civil society online magazine

APC member since 2002

Topic areas of expertise:
  • Access to information,
  • Freedom of expression,
  • Human rights & ICTs,
  • ICT policy,
  • Internet governance,
  • Media & ICTs


Rua Sorocaba, 219 / 501
CEP 22271-110
Rio de Janeiro
Tel: +55 21 2527-0294