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VIDEO: Alfredo López, from MayFirst/People LInk, on how to run a progressive & collaborative ISP
VIDEO: Alfredo López, from MayFirst/People LInk, on how to run a progressive & collaborative ISP 10 June 2013

Alfredo López, founder of APC member May First/People Link (MF/PL), shares his experience running a progressive and collaborative ISP.

Video4change network, EngageMedia release new resources for activists
Video4change network, EngageMedia release new resources for activists 04 April 2013

Over the past few months, EngageMedia as part of the video4change network has been developing four guides to support the work of video activists. The materials range from video security to using Android video apps. One outstanding example is “A guide on open source video editing” available here. Click for all four.

Website to overcome challenges to providing services to sex workers in the Olympics area of London
Website to overcome challenges to providing services to sex workers in the Olympics area of London 20 June 2012

The challenge of doing sexual health outreach work in East London has been transformed by police action in the run up to the Olympics. APC member GreenNet answered Open Doors Sexual Health Clinic’s request for a new website that could speak clearly to east London sexworkers with advice and resources.

How can 'internet rights' violations be fought back?
How can 'internet rights' violations be fought back? 20 April 2012

Behind cryptic titles, you can sometimes discover the best stories. Conceptualising accountability and recourse is of that breed. The report goes all the way back to 1945, when human rights originated. It tells the story of new spaces where human rights are exercised and those in which they are violated. For the latter, “accountability mechanisms” exist…

Online Advocacy Summer University
Online Advocacy Summer University 06 April 2012

Follow this intensive summer course designed to help both researchers and activists gain new insights into the role which civil society can play in advocating for free expression online and communication policy change.

Technology Bundle – the Benefits of Combined Phone and Internet Service in 21st Century
Technology Bundle – the Benefits of Combined Phone and Internet Service in 21st Century 22 November 2011

When you install a Charter cable service that combines phone and internet (and also TV, if you like, making the full three prongs of a triple play package), you get benefits all over the place.

Applications Open for Camp Sambel 2, Malaysia
Applications Open for Camp Sambel 2, Malaysia 02 November 2011

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EngageMedia is hiring - VIDEO LINGUA COORDINATOR
EngageMedia is hiring - VIDEO LINGUA COORDINATOR 17 October 2011

EngageMedia and the Participatory Culture Foundation have teamed up to launch a Southeast Asia video subtitling project based on the Universal Subtitles system. We're looking for an outgoing person based in Malaysia or the Philippines to lead the project and bring it to life. The Project

Online conferencing tools for development practitioners: Finding your path to the right conferencing solution
Online conferencing tools for development practitioners: Finding your path to the right conferencing solution 28 September 2011

Choosing the best conferencing platform is hard when online tools change constantly. Here’s help in the form of a practical guide.