Pakistan

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

Online violence against women is an overt expression of the gender discrimination and inequality that exists offline. Online, it becomes amplified. (Jac sm Kee) Since 2005, APC been working to strengthen the capacity of women’s rights activists and organisations to use technology tools in their work to end violence against women and to respond to the growing incidence of technology-related violence against women (VAW). The most common cases documented were cyberstalking, sexual harassment...

Open Letter: Google in Pakistan - Local and global civil society raises eyebrows
Open Letter: Google in Pakistan - Local and global civil society raises eyebrows 29 June 2012

Shahzad Ahmad – Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 2.0The Association for Progressive Communications (APC), an international network and non-profit organisation that believes the internet is a global public good, and APC’s member group in Pakistan, Bytes For All, is deeply concerned about Google’s latest business trip to Pakistan. On 14 June 2012, Google’s executive chairman, Dr. Eric Sch...

Baluchistan: Bytes for All condemns communications siege
Baluchistan: Bytes for All condemns communications siege 26 March 2012 Shahzad Ahmad

Photo credit: Balochistan, from http://www.flickr.com/photos/drymountains/ (licence: cc-by-sa)

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