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Tarryn

Tarryn is a South African BA graduate with majors in Psychology and Sociology.

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Mobile phone treatment centre, Uber and the right to be forgotten

Posted Mon 7 Mar 2016 - 10:17 | 2,265views
DJ's choice is a weekly section by GenderIT.org, exploring the depths of the web to provide you once a week with a top 5 of creative, interesting and informative pieces and resources on gender and ICTs. Delight yourself with this selection of “sparks”: Good readings, interesting links, videos, pictures, cool authors to point to, amazing tools, and much more. Send us interesting material to...
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Flavia Fascendini vive en una ciudad en el interior de Argentina y es directora de comunicaciones

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The digital mirror: Women’s relative invisibility in traditional media crosses over into digital platforms

Posted Wed 24 Feb 2016 - 13:35 | 6,420views
This article highlights some of the 2015 findings of the Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP), coordinated by the World Association for Christian Communication (WACC), in regard to digital news in particular. Since 1995, the GMMP, at five-year intervals, has measured the pace of change in women’s media representation and participation. In 2015, evidence from over 100 countries confirms that...
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Tarryn

Tarryn is a South African BA graduate with majors in Psychology and Sociology.

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Women-led mosque, Robin Hood and the forgotten ones

Posted Mon 15 Feb 2016 - 11:24 | 2,060views
DJ's choice is a weekly section by GenderIT.org, exploring the depths of the web to provide you once a week with a top 5 of creative, interesting and informative pieces and resources on gender and ICTs. Delight yourself with this selection of “sparks”: Good readings, interesting links, videos, pictures, cool authors to point to, amazing tools, and much more. Send us interesting material to...
Andrea del Rio

Andrea is a Peruvian techie.

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No longer silenced: An interview with Rosemarie Lerner, creator of a transmedia documentary about forced sterilization in Peru

Posted Fri 5 Feb 2016 - 14:04 | 5,545views
This is an interview with Rosemarie Lerner, a Peruvian filmmaker who created Quipu, a transmedia documentary seeking justice for the hundreds of thousands of people that were sterilized against their will in Peru, in the 90s. This interview was recorded by Andrea del Rio for the NetPosi podcast in London.
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Tarryn

Tarryn is a South African BA graduate with majors in Psychology and Sociology.

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Hey! VINA, Heartmob and the science of trolls

Posted Tue 2 Feb 2016 - 14:52 | 2,520views
DJ's choice is a weekly section by GenderIT.org, exploring the depths of the web to provide you once a week with a top 5 of creative, interesting and informative pieces and resources on gender and ICTs. Delight yourself with this selection of “sparks”: Good readings, interesting links, videos, pictures, cool authors to point to, amazing tools, and much more. Send us interesting material to...
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Tarryn

Tarryn is a South African BA graduate with majors in Psychology and Sociology.

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Online personalities, a unicorn and unhappy kids

Posted Mon 11 Jan 2016 - 09:53 | 12,037views
DJ's choice is a weekly section by GenderIT.org, exploring the depths of the web to provide you once a week with a top 5 of creative, interesting and informative pieces and resources on gender and ICTs. Delight yourself with this selection of “sparks”: Good readings, interesting links, videos, pictures, cool authors to point to, amazing tools, and much more. Send us interesting material to...
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Flavia Fascendini vive en una ciudad en el interior de Argentina y es directora de comunicaciones

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Diversity, gender, and rights: All videos from IGF 2015 in one place

Posted Wed 16 Dec 2015 - 17:34 | 4,722views
Flavia Fascendini put together the videos from all discussions at the IGF 2015 which concerned gender issues, women's and sexual rights, bringing forward the Feminist Principles of the Internet.
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Paz Peña O.

Paz es periodista.

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Let's talk about the past to understand the internet of the present

Posted Thu 10 Dec 2015 - 16:27 | 4,949views
The internet is all about the future and the next big thing and gosh, I'm so bored of that. Let's talk about the past in order to understand the internet of the present and its fights over rights.
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Paz Peña O.

Paz es periodista.

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Gender and technology have been increasingly recognised as a human rights issue

Posted Thu 10 Dec 2015 - 07:54 | 4,144views
Between the belligerence of the "Gamer Gate" (the controversy regarding the last UN report on violence against women), and a very uncommon Stockholm Internet Forum who in its last session, focussed on gender issues, the context for the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Joao Pessoa was a very interesting opportunity to see how gender would be addressed in the most important internet forum of the...
Kembabazi Gloria

Kembabazi Gloria holds a Bachelor's Degree in Law from Uganda Christian University where she also

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What does internet policy mean for the average Ugandan?

Posted Thu 3 Dec 2015 - 09:57 | 3,504views
The word “internet” is not well understood in its full and wholesome context by a size-able number of Ugandans and perhaps the majority. Smart phone usage has grown tremendously and with it the gospel of this thing called the internet. Of course with smart phones come the popularisation of social media and the applications that simplify internet use and access. It would seem that internet...