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Internet intermediary liability: Towards evidence-based policy and regulatory reform to ensure free expression and access to information on the internet The Wedgwood, 74A Second Avenue, Melville, Johannesburg 2092 06 February 2014

APC is hosting a workshop on “Internet intermediary liability: towards evidence-based policy and regulatory reform to ensure free expression and access to information on the internet” in Johannesburg, South Africa. The aim of the workshop is to develop best practice guides for law makers and re...

Initiative for an African Declaration on Internet Rights co-organised by Global Partners and APC The Wedgwood, 75A Second Avenue, Melville, Johannesburg, South Africa 05 February 2014

The internet is having a tremendous impact on freedom of expression and other human rights across the African continent, offering social, political and economic opportunities. But as a highly complex and fast-changing environment, the Internet also brings with it its own challenges. In Africa, many ...

Côte d'Ivoire starts its transition to digital migration
Côte d'Ivoire starts its transition to digital migration 05 February 2014 AG for APCNews

African countries are migrating from traditional to digital broadcasting, and APC is currently coordinating a project aimed at involving civil society in the process. Even in those countries where the transition is more advanced, there have been no consistent campaigns to explain its implications to...

Deadline extended! Job opportunity at APC: Protecting freedom of information, expression and association online in Asia
Deadline extended! Job opportunity at APC: Protecting freedom of information, expression and association online in Asia 20 January 2014 for APC

Join the APC Communications and Information Policy Programme (CIPP) to coordinate APC’s policy advocacy and capacity building and activities in the project “Networking for freedom online and offline: protecting freedom of information, expression and association on the internet in India, Mala...

In Conversation: Jennifer Radloff and Jan Moolman on technology-related violence against women
In Conversation: Jennifer Radloff and Jan Moolman on technology-related violence against women Feminist Africa 18 16 January 2014 African Gender Institute for Feminist Africa 18

Pakistan's internet landscape
Pakistan's internet landscape BytesForAll 14 January 2014 for BytesForAll