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73 civil society organisations sign a letter to Zuckerberg calling out his company Meta's proposal to revise its hate speech policy to treat the term "Zionist" as a proxy for Jewish and/or Israeli, which will ultimately lead to severe restrictions on legitimate political speech and debate. This proposal comes at a time when Israel is committing a genocide in Palestine as the world watches.

 
7amleh

7amleh is a non-profit organization aimed at enabling the Palestinian and Arab civil society to…

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Pakistani women have always struggled to navigate public spheres given the scrutiny and violence that they are subjected to. But they're now fighting back by taking their space in the online public spaces that enables them to access an audience on their own terms. Yet, it comes at a cost.

 
Anmol Irfan

Anmol is a Muslim-Pakistani journalist and the Founder of …

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On 11 December 2023, 7amleh, SMEX and APC hosted a webinar to commemorate Human Rights Day and to shed light on the ongoing violations by Israel that are affecting civil society organisations, the internet and communications infrastructure in Gaza and internet spaces in general. 

 
apc

APC is both a network and an organisation. APC members are groups working in their own countries…

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Recap of the year 2023 at GenderIT.

 
hija

Hija Kamran (she/her) is the GenderIT Editor and content coordinator for APC's Women's Rights…

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Trans-sitting through Life is a toolkit designed as a board game to support diversity and inclusion trainers and community workers with their transgender persons related sensitisation programmes and efforts. This game is designed to provide the players with an experience of the lived realities of transgender persons as they wade through different aspects of their life.

 
Brindaalakshmi. K

Brindaalakshmi. K is a queer-feminist researcher, writer and advocacy…

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As Ethiopia starts to get internet connectivity on a faster pace owing to the entrance of foreign telecom companies in the country, the societal issues pertaining to gender based violence are increasingly translated into digital spaces as well. This article highlights three cases of women who went through various forms of technology-facilitated gender based violence.

 
Ermias Mulugeta

Ermias Mulugeta, an independent journalist and media trainer based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia,…