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Jac sm Kee

Jac sm Kee is the Women's Rights Programme Manager with the Association for Progressive Communications, and works on issues of sexuality, women’s rights, violence against women and internet rights and freedoms.

Feminist talk

FTX @ AWID Forum 2012

Posted Vie 6 Abr 2012 - 16:03 | 8,488 views
What are the emerging risks and challenges that women's rights advocates face in using technology for activism? How can we strategise to work more safely and securely online? What is the feminist politics of privacy, security and the right to participate on the internet? Join us at the Feminist Tech Exchange on 18 April 2012, just before the 12th AWID International Forum, to explore and exchange...

Editorial

Take Back the Tech! campaign now a global movement

Posted Mié 14 Dic 2011 - 10:28 | 14,296 views
Since its inception in 2006, the Take Back the Tech! campaign has grown into a global movement. Women everywhere are using technology to combat gender-based violence, and assert their rights to free and open online spaces. Despite its global reach, the Take Back the Tech! campaign is designed to be adapted to local issues and local circumstances. This year the campaign is focusing on building...
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La campaña ¡Dominemos la tecnología! ya es un movimiento mundial

Posted Mar 13 Dic 2011 - 13:48 | 4,641 views
Desde su comienzo en 2006, la campaña ¡Dominemos la tecnología! se ha convertido en un movimiento global. Las mujeres del mundo están utilizando la tecnología para combatir la violencia de género y hacer valer sus derechos en espacios en línea libres y abiertos. Si bien tiene un alcance global, la campaña ¡Dominemos la tecnología! está diseñada para adaptarse a los problemas y las circunstancias...
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Editorial

Sex and the Net -- It starts with rights

Posted Mié 29 Jun 2011 - 16:48 | 5,564 views
As the EROTICS research shows, individuals and communities in a diverse range of contexts use the internet in countless ways to explore and express their sexuality. Any debate regarding sexuality online must begin with an affirmation of sexual rights.
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Editorial

REFLEXIONES SOBRE... Sexo e internet – Comienza con derechos

Posted Mar 28 Jun 2011 - 15:58 | 4,216 views
Tal como muestra la investigación EROTICS, individuos y comunidades en una amplia variedad de contextos usan internet de innumerables formas para explorer y expresar su sexualidad. Cualquiera que sea el debate referente a sexualidad en línea, este debe comenzar con la afirmación de los derechos sexuales.
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Derechos de las mujeres e internet en el Consejo de Derechos Humanos

Posted Lun 13 Jun 2011 - 14:59 | 2,922 views
Durante la misma sesión en la que el Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU trató por primera vez con tal centralidad el papel de internet en el derecho a la libertad de opinión y expresión, la Relatora Especial de ONU sobre violencia contra las mujeres presentó su informe sobre violencia contra la mujer, sus causas y consecuencias. La sincronicidad de ambos informes, en especial si consideramos...
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Derechos de las mujeres e internet en el Consejo de Derechos Humanos

Posted Lun 13 Jun 2011 - 14:14 | 2,341 views
Durante la misma sesión en la que el Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU trató por primera vez con tal centralidad el papel de internet en el derecho a la libertad de opinión y expresión, la Relatora Especial de ONU sobre violencia contra las mujeres presentó su informe sobre violencia contra la mujer, sus causas y consecuencias. La sincronicidad de ambos informes, en especial si consideramos...

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Women's rights and the internet at the Human Rights Council

Posted Mar 31 Mayo 2011 - 17:49 | 11,329 views
The increasing prevalence of the internet in all aspect of our lives is becoming impossible to ignore, and that it is becoming pivotal in the realisation of our fundamental rights and freedoms. At the same session of the UN Human Rights Council, where the role of the internet on the right to freedom of opinion and expression is being reported by the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression...

Feminist talk

VAW in myriad forms: Combatting financial abuse and privacy violations

Posted Mar 8 Mar 2011 - 10:44 | 4,017 views
Reporting from the 55th session of the Commission on the Status of Women, Jac sm Kee discovers some interesting initiatives that help young people combat intimate partner abuse, that look at physical abuse, financial abuse and violations of privacy, among others. She also reports back on discussions about the effectiveness of the CSW and CEDAW in furthering the movement for gender equality.

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Take Back the Tech at the 55th Commission on the Status of Women

Posted Mar 8 Mar 2011 - 10:15 | 4,151 views
Jac sm Kee reports back from the funkiest session at the 55th meeting of the Commission on the Status of Women - the 'Take Back the Tech!: Reclaiming Technology for Women's Rights' panel debate.