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hvale

Translocal feminist activist, storyteller passionate for #FeministInternet FLOSS opendata, privac

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Autocracy 2.0 at the Internet Governance Forum

Posted Thu 15 Nov 2012 - 21:00 | 31,184views
This is my first IGF, I have sneaked into the arena of Internet Governance during the WSIS. At that time I decided to retire and be a distant witness. This year I am here, listening, learning, observing and exercising my right to express my visions, my active feminist citizenship - which was censored today (7th Nov.) in the workshop 89 room 8 by the “aggressively moderate” Robert Guerra.

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‘Feminist Cyborgs: Activism, Fundraising and Security Online’: register now for AFF and APC webinar

Posted Thu 15 Nov 2012 - 18:02 | 3,084views
This webinar will examine the idea of the feminist cyborg. The feminist cyborg is at home both online and offline, and her activism is reflected in her online life (whether it is through blogs, tweets and general online presence) as well as in what she does offline (working for a feminist organization, working with women’s rights organizations and social justice movements, or in progressive media...
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Translocal feminist activist, storyteller passionate for #FeministInternet FLOSS opendata, privac

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Human rights must be encoded into the fabric of internet governance dialogues

Posted Wed 14 Nov 2012 - 12:27 | 3,842views
This is the transcription of Valentina Pellizzer 's speech at the closing ceremony of the 7th Internet Governance Forum (IGF), which took place in Baku, Azerbaijan from 6th to 9th November, 2012.
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Yara

An Arab African feminist

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The Uprising of Women in the Arab World censored by Facebook

Posted Tue 13 Nov 2012 - 16:57 | 5,095views
On 10 November, the page of The Uprising of Women in the Arab World posted that Dana, the Syrian woman whose photo was censored by Facebook, was restored after a call for support against Facebook censorship of her photo.

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IGF 2012 - Access and Diversity Main Session

Posted Mon 12 Nov 2012 - 12:41 | 10,302views
This is the transcript of the Access and Diversity Main Session that took place on November 8 2012 at the Internet Governance Forum in Baku, Azerbaijan. It was the first time in the entire history of the IGF that women and gender issues were addressed in a main session, with the presence of Jac sm Kee from APC Women´s Rights Programme.
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Nighat Dad is heavily engaged in public policy and research work related to ICTs in Pakistan.

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Interview with Arzu Geybullayeva on the internet rights of women in Azerbaijan

Posted Fri 9 Nov 2012 - 08:23 | 6,870views
Nighat Dad from "Digital Rights Foundation, Pakistan":http://www.digitalrightsfoundation.pk speaks to Arzu Geybullayeva, a regional analyst and a blogger from Azerbaijan. Arzu's areas of interest are regional politics, conflict resolution, and new social media. In their "feminist talk” Nighat asks Arzu about her impressions of the 7th...
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An Arab African feminist

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Again, representation not reflecting participation

Posted Thu 8 Nov 2012 - 12:24 | 5,957views
Attending the IGF for the first time came with no expectations, however it is difficult to ignore the usual disparity that I face everyday in Egypt, and in many other countries when I travel. No one can say that the number of women participating in the IGF 2012 is low, in fact women are very much present representing the different stakeholders; governments, private companies, and civil society...
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Jac sm Kee is the Women's Rights Programme Manager with the Association for Progressive Communica

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Multistakeholderism and Enhanced Cooperation: What's it all about?

Posted Wed 7 Nov 2012 - 15:29 | 6,061views
Multistakeholder participation and enhanced cooperation seems to be one of the major issue in this year's Internet Governance Forum (IGF). With World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) around the corner and the anxious buzz of whether this is a bid by governments to have more control...
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Launched in 2006, GenderIT.org is a groundbreaking resource site that provides feminist reviews a

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Join IGF workshop 91 "Technology, Economic and Societal Opportunities and Women" - 6 November

Posted Mon 5 Nov 2012 - 13:59 | 2,404views
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Launched in 2006, GenderIT.org is a groundbreaking resource site that provides feminist reviews a

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Be a gender reporter at the IGF!

Posted Mon 5 Nov 2012 - 12:02 | 3,362views