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Include LGBTIAQ+ voices in internet governance conversations

GenderIT.org feminist talk - Tue, 12/01/2020 - 11:24

In this article, Nyx McLean calls for a diverse representation of LGBTIAQ+ people and issues in the conversations around the internet, and for the adoption of an intersectional approach to organising the IGF.

Include LGBTIAQ+ voices in internet governance conversations

Feminist reflections on internet policies - Tue, 12/01/2020 - 11:24

In this article, Nyx McLean calls for a diverse representation of LGBTIAQ+ people and issues in the conversations around the internet, and for the adoption of an intersectional approach to organising the IGF.

Connected to care: Coronavirus and women's challenges in community networks

GenderIT.org feminist talk - Tue, 11/24/2020 - 16:53

GenderIT and Locnet invited women who work in community networks to share their experiences in the times of COVID-19.. This is one of the stories that got to be told about the acts of care in communication technlogies under the pandemic.

Connected to care: Coronavirus and women's challenges in community networks

Feminist reflections on internet policies - Tue, 11/24/2020 - 16:53

GenderIT and Locnet invited women who work in community networks to share their experiences in the times of COVID-19.. This is one of the stories that got to be told about the acts of care in communication technlogies under the pandemic.

Rambles of Everyday Resistance

GenderIT.org feminist talk - Fri, 11/20/2020 - 11:46

A beautiful essay that explores how to navigate the complexities of sexuality and personhood for Ethiopians, and how the traditional form known as qene or wax-and-gold is the perfect metaphor for negotiating and living dual realities.

Rambles of Everyday Resistance

Feminist reflections on internet policies - Fri, 11/20/2020 - 11:46

A beautiful essay that explores how to navigate the complexities of sexuality and personhood for Ethiopians, and how the traditional form known as qene or wax-and-gold is the perfect metaphor for negotiating and living dual realities.

Nossas redes, nossas rotas: uma jornada ilustrada de mulheres em redes comunitárias

Essa jornada ilustrada foi escrita com base em relatos de mulheres reunidas em rodas íntimas de conversa acerca de suas experiências de trabalho em ambientes de Redes Comunitárias dominados por homens.

¿Cómo garantizar una internet más diversa? | Intersecciones: un podcast tecnopolítico Ep. 4

Este año, y por primera vez en la sesión preparatoria del Foro de Gobernanza de Internet de América Latina se planteó la pregunta: ¿qué puede hacer el enfoque de género por las políticas de tecnologías? Durante el evento referentes del sector público, privado y de la sociedad civil reflexionaron sobre algunas posibles respuestas.

Feminists are building their own technology to organise but where are funders?

GenderIT.org feminist talk - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 11:49

Feminist activists have played an important role in raising issues around freedom of expression and especially in the internet rights community; also in pointing out how internet rights of those marginalised on account of gender, sexuality, gender expression are even more precarious. But where is the funding for feminist work on technology and infrastructure?

Feminists are building their own technology to organise but where are funders?

Feminist reflections on internet policies - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 11:49

Feminist activists have played an important role in raising issues around freedom of expression and especially in the internet rights community; also in pointing out how internet rights of those marginalised on account of gender, sexuality, gender expression are even more precarious. But where is the funding for feminist work on technology and infrastructure?

Webcómic: La huella de Internet | Parte 3

En la tercera entrega del webcómic "La huella de Internet", Nadège nos cuenta cómo el green washing encubre las complejas intersecciones entre tecnologías, territorio y capitalismo. Pero la resistencia y la autodeterminación de las comunidades persiste...

Webcomic: Internet FootPrint | Part 3

GenderIT.org feminist talk - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 16:35

In the third part of the webcomic "The footprint of the Internet", Nadège tells us how green washing hides the complex intersections between technologies, territory and capitalism. But the resistance and self-determination of communities persists...

Webcomic: Internet FootPrint | Part 3

Feminist reflections on internet policies - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 16:35

In the third part of the webcomic "The footprint of the Internet", Nadège tells us how green washing hides the complex intersections between technologies, territory and capitalism. But the resistance and self-determination of communities persists...

A conversation with Barbara Paes: digital technologies and multiply oppressions faced by black women

GenderIT.org feminist talk - Thu, 11/05/2020 - 17:36

Ani Hao interviews Bárbara Paes, a young Brazilian feminist, co-founder of Minas Programam. In this conversation they delve into Black feminist activism in Brazil, feminism funding and the co-optation of gender issues in technology spaces.

A conversation with Barbara Paes: digital technologies and multiply oppressions faced by black women

Ani Hao interviews Bárbara Paes, a young Brazilian feminist, co-founder of Minas Programam. In this conversation they delve into Black feminist activism in Brazil, feminism funding and the co-optation of gender issues in technology spaces.

A conversation with Barbara Paes: digital technologies and multiply oppressions faced by black women

Feminist reflections on internet policies - Thu, 11/05/2020 - 17:36

Ani Hao interviews Bárbara Paes, a young Brazilian feminist, co-founder of Minas Programam. In this conversation they delve into Black feminist activism in Brazil, feminism funding and the co-optation of gender issues in technology spaces.

Citizen data and freedom: the fears of people living with HIV in India

Feminist reflections on internet policies - Mon, 11/02/2020 - 11:16

People living with HIV and AIDs in India face greater risk of exposure in relation to their private health information and data, especially as the government, hospitals, insurance companies etc. collect data. COVID-19 crisis also raises concerns whether big data is a tool of prevention and health care or at the service of government repression.

Cómo funciona Internet y otras claves para proponer políticas públicas sobre violencia de género en línea

Internet ocupa hoy un lugar central en las relaciones sociales, comerciales y políticas de las sociedades en todo el mundo.

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Sobre la política en los videojuegos: el binarismo, el género y el lenguaje

Las decisiones estéticas implican decisiones políticas. Blanca Hermann analiza Undertale y Cyberpunk 2077, dos videojuegos que ofrecen opciones no binarias para identificarse con los personajes y construir caminos alternativos dentro del juego.

De Rose Tico a Ofelia Fernández: las mujeres como el blanco de los trols

Desde mujeres jóvenes haciendo política, hasta actrices que aparentemente "no pegan" con algún personaje de una famosa saga de ficción, parece que las mujeres siempre somos un blanco fácil para el hostigamiento en las redes sociales. Florencia Rodríguez Vida analiza estos fenómenos y nos invita a reflexionar, también, sobre la violencia dentro del propio feminismo.

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