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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 | 11,583views
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 | 3,105views
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 | 12,646views
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

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 | 5,854views
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 | 5,910views
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 | 5,109views
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 | 4,498views
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...
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Flavia Fascendini vive en una ciudad en el interior de Argentina y es directora de comunicaciones

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Threats on her phone and footsteps behind her back

Posted Thu 26 Nov 2015 - 00:05 | 4,132views
Nina finished her work day at the high-fashion clothing store in the biggest shopping mall in Sarajevo. She sighed, remembering everything she had to go through to get out of that violent and abusive relationship that she endured for three years. One thousand and ninety-five days until she found the strength and support to end it. But that was just one step in the continuum of violence that would...
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Flavia Fascendini vive en una ciudad en el interior de Argentina y es directora de comunicaciones

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What do women expect for this 10th IGF?

Posted Sat 7 Nov 2015 - 01:32 | 4,791views
GenderIT.org asked many of the participants in the Gender and Internet Governance eXchanges (gigX) from three different regions what they expected for this year's 10th Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Brazil, in terms of women's and sexual rights, gender, and internet governance.
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daphne

Comunicadora social y activista por los derechos de las mujeres.

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Women actively join internet governance discussions

Posted Wed 4 Nov 2015 - 00:22 | 4,269views
Little by little, the number of women participating in the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) has increased significantly, and their presence in panels and workshops and as participants has brought new insights into the discussion of the different matters that are key in IGF debates.