Bosnia and Herzegovina

APC's subgranting programme benefits 18 members in 2017
APC's subgranting programme benefits 18 members in 2017 09 October 2017

APC’s subgranting programme in its second year awarded a total of USD 273,986 to support its members in achieving APC’s vision. Eighteen member organisations were recipients of 21 grants, and funds were also used to support the research for 28 national GISWatch 2017 reports.

Disco-tech: Bringing the “disco” and the “tech” to the IGF
Disco-tech: Bringing the “disco” and the “tech” to the IGF 27 September 2017

Disco-techs are informal peer-learning events designed to bridge the gap between technical and political solutions to attacks on internet rights and freedoms. The topics of this event change annually, but we always call it a “Disco-tech” because the format of the event is very unique: we are connecting policy to tech in a social atmosphere.

GreenNet: 30 years making internet history
GreenNet: 30 years making internet history 09 November 2016 Leila Nachawati Rego

Edward Maw fron GreenNet and Karen Banks from APC in Sarajevo, 19 October 2016. The APC European members meeting that took place on 19-20 October 2016 in Sarajevo was the perfect venue for Leila Nachawati Rego from APCNews to meet Edward Maw and Karen Banks from GreenNet, one of APC’s founders and the first organisational member of the network. They reviewed GreenNet’s long and frui...

Women changing practices on digital safety in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Women changing practices on digital safety in Bosnia and Herzegovina 09 December 2015 Flavia Fascendini

As part of the APC End violence: Women’s rights and safety online project, four women who participated in Women Rock IT, an event focusing on secure online communications developed in Sarajevo by OWPSEE in 2014, show how participation in this space changed their personal and organisational practices.    

Why feminism matters to the internet
Why feminism matters to the internet 13 May 2015 One World Platform

This article by OneWorld Platform for Southeast Europe, an APC member in Bosnia and Herzegovina, makes a clear statement around feminism and the internet: “If the real world is sexist, it is very likely that most of the technology that develops will have the virus of sexism in its core as well.”

Local Action to Secure Internet Rights (APC-LASIR)
Local Action to Secure Internet Rights (APC-LASIR) 11 March 2015

Through the Local Action to Secure Internet Rights project, APC will facilitate national initiatives and support human rights campaigns in ten countries across the globe where opportunity, capacity and momentum already exist.

End violence: Women's rights and safety online
End violence: Women's rights and safety online 20 August 2012

Technology-related violence against women is increasing at an alarming rate – yet it expresses itself differently around the world. This initiative is helping women create safe and secure environments online in seven different countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America.

One World Platform
One World Platform 29 January 2008

One World Platform started as One World Platform for Southeast Europe (OWPSEE) in 2005 as online media platform which provided audience with material in 4 languages, worked as an active and efficient online community of the Southeast Europe unified in efforts to impact faster democratic developments and positive change within civil societies of the region, through interactive platforms and coop...