Security and privacy

Take Back the Tech!
Take Back the Tech! 28 January 2010

During the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence each year, the APC WNSP calls for everyone – especially women and grrls – to Take Back the Tech! and reclaim technology for the fight against violence against women – using cell phones, instant messengers, blogs, websites, digital cameras, email, podcasts and more. Initiated in 2006, the campaign creates awareness on how ICTs are connected to violence against women, strengthens the ICT capacity of women’s rights advocates, creates...

MDG3 mid-term assessment and planning meeting
MDG3 mid-term assessment and planning meeting 28 January 2010

This meeting is part of the MDG3: Strengthening women’s strategic use of ICTs to combat violence against women and girls project run by the APC women’s programme (APC WNSP).

Network of networks for a free and open internet
Network of networks for a free and open internet 12 January 2010

2010 promised to be a significant year for the future of the internet with a number of potential changes on the horizon. It could be the last year of existence for the Internet Governance Forum -the world’s only international forum bringing together governments, the technical community, businesses and civil society groups like the APC to guide the way the internet is run. ICANN – the organ...

International civil society coalition to discuss global privacy standards
International civil society coalition to discuss global privacy standards 09 October 2009 Katitza Rodriguez

The Public Voice, an international civil society coalition, will discuss: global privacy standards in a global world during its conference on November 3 2009, in Madrid Spain, to be held in conjunction with the 31st Annual International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners. Prominent advocates and experts from the academic, consumer, digital rights and labor communities will ...

Free Websites Online
Free Websites Online 18 August 2009 Philippe Bodart

A company that has done quite a nice job putting all the requirements of a website together in one platform is WEBRIQ, with an innovative online website builder suited to fit the needs of any small and medium sized business or any non-profit organization.

First Planning Workshop - EroTICs: Exploratory Research on Sexuality and the Internet
First Planning Workshop - EroTICs: Exploratory Research on Sexuality and the Internet 22 July 2009

EroTICs is a cross-country exploratory research project. This a two-and-a-half year research project taking place from 2008 to 2010 will respond to the question: How may the emerging debates and the growing practice of regulation of online content either impede or facilitate different ways women use the internet and the impact on their sexual expression, sexualities and sexual health practices,...

Citizens’ Participation And Political Rejuvenation In India
Citizens’ Participation And Political Rejuvenation In India 15 March 2009 Techtalk

It seems the efforts of people like Mr.Praveen Dalal are finally appreciated and have been endorsed by one of the biggest national political party. The BJP has endorsed many of his suggestions including those pertaining to establishment of an independent body, Digital Security Agency (DSA), to be set up for cyber warfare, cyber counter-terrorism, and cyber security of national digital assets. I...

Best Legal Information And Cyber Law Portals Of India
Best Legal Information And Cyber Law Portals Of India 08 March 2009 Pritesh K Munjal

Legal information is a very important for almost all the segments of a society. However, there is a dearth of Law portals and web sites in India. This is more so in case of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) related laws and regulations. For instance, there is not even a single “Knowledge Base” of Government of India (GOI) in the fields of Cyber Law, Cyber Security, Cyber Forens...

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