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Internship opportunity at APC on global policy and advocacy 11 April 2018 By APCNews

Are you passionate about human rights and social justice? Do you believe that the policy and regulatory decisions made about the internet today will shape the future of the world we live in? APC has an exciting opening for an intern to join its global policy and advocacy work. Apply by 4 May 2018.

A feminist interrogation of autonomy on the internet 09 April 2018 By Jac sm Kee for United Nations Research Institute for Social Development

This article by APC's Jac sm Kee points a critical lens at questions of autonomy on the internet and in an age of big data, asking how these technologies can empower women and queer persons to fully exercise and enjoy their rights, both online and offline.

Nearly 100 public interest organisations urge Council of Europe to ensure high transparency standards for cybercrime negotiations
Nearly 100 public interest organisations urge Council of Europe to ensure high transparency standards for cybercrime negotiations 04 April 2018 By Maryant Fernández Pérez for EDRi

APC, along with 93 civil society organisations from across the globe, sent a letter to the Secretary General of the Council of Europe requesting transparency and meaningful civil society participation in the negotiations of the draft Second Additional Protocol to the Convention on Cybercrime.

Job call: APC is looking for a website developer
Job call: APC is looking for a website developer 02 April 2018 By APCNews

APC is looking for a website developer to join APC’s technical team and our virtual office, to create and maintain new and existing platforms that support our work in various parts of the world! Deadline extended until 20 April 2018. 

Making privacy a constitutional right: Interview with Y. K. Chang
Making privacy a constitutional right: Interview with Y. K. Chang 02 April 2018 By Namita Aavriti for GenderIT.org

GenderIT.org interviewed Y. K. (Della) Chang, one of the founders of APC member organisation Jinbonet, who was recently appointed as a Personal Information Protection Commissioner in South Korea.

Moez Chakchouk: “People need to know that their rights are protected online”
Moez Chakchouk: “People need to know that their rights are protected online” 02 April 2018 By APCNews

“It is all about education, which Arab states don’t always care about. It is a matter of culture, educating the younger and also the older generations.”

Community Networks and Local Access Monthly Newsletter - Number 4
Community Networks and Local Access Monthly Newsletter - Number 4 28 March 2018 By APCNews

Welcome to the fourth monthly round-up of developments impacting your local access networks.

APC call for expression of interest: Mid-term evaluation of APC's 2016-2019 strategic plan
APC call for expression of interest: Mid-term evaluation of APC's 2016-2019 strategic plan 28 March 2018 By APCNews

APC is looking for evaluation consultant/s to develop a proposal and conduct a comprehensive mid-term evaluation of the implementation of APC's 2016-2019 strategic plan. Deadline for applications is 13 April 2018.

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