This section is an active and comprehensive repository of the latest research reports, policy and issue papers, presentations, statements and positions, toolkits, guides, and other relevant publications produced by APC and its members and partners.


APC-wide activities
APC Annual Report 2006 17 November 2010 APC

Training communities to set up wireless internet access points using empty tin cans, “taking back the tech!” to combat violence against women and keeping the focus of the world’s governments on the importance of affordable internet access. “APC’s approach to open access is people-orient...

APC Annual Report 2005 17 November 2010 APC

APC’s fifteenth year will be remembered with a sense of bereavement as well as achievement. Networks gain their energy and character from the people inside them, and the loss of a close network partner makes a difference. One of APC’s longest-serving council and board members, Chris Nicol fro...

APC Annual Report 2009
APC Annual Report 2009 23 August 2010 APC

In November 2009, the Dominican Republic became the first Latin American country to pledge to include a ‘gender perspective’ – considering the distinct needs of men and women— in every technology initiative and policy developed by the government. The tool the Dominicans chose to design an...

Why the Association for Progressive Communications is different
Why the Association for Progressive Communications is different 21 December 2009 Mitra and Deborah L. Miller

A paper presented at the 38th Annual Conference of the International Communications Association in 1987 about and on the future of APC. APC would be formally founded in 1990.

The History of APC (A collection of feature articles)
The History of APC (A collection of feature articles) 22 October 2009 Various

A collection of feature articles produced for APC’s tenth anniversary of 2000. Background articles on APC’s history include: APC’s first decade: A chronological look at APC’s history Enabling civil society participation in global policy-making: The APC and the United Nations Interdo...

APC brochure (2006)
APC brochure (2006) 22 October 2009 APC

The APC brochure was written in 2006 and has been updated several times, last time in 2007.

APC Progress Report 2004 - 2008
APC Progress Report 2004 - 2008 22 October 2009 APC

  In late 2003 APC gathered in Colombia to define our strategic priorities for the following five years. Like most good APC meetings, the event mixed politics with capacity building, debate and dialogue with dancing, and it was the largest meeting in our history at the time. Looking back ove...

APC Strategic Framework 2009-12 (Short version)
APC Strategic Framework 2009-12 (Short version) 04 June 2009 APC

This is a shortened version of APC's Strategic Action Plan for 2009-2012. It presents APC's strategic priorities, strategies, APC-wide activities and the organisations and groups we hope to engage with during the four-year period. It also includes a brief overview of the strategic planning proces...

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