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Lalaine P. Viado acts as researcher and advocate nationally, regionally and internationally.

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BPA is a teen-er

Posted Mon 1 Mar 2010 - 14:58 | 3,641views
The Beijing Platform for Action (BPA) is 15 years old and a global review of the progress of its implementation will be held at the 54th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) on 1-12 March 2010 at the UN Headquarters in New York City. The global review will focus on the link between the BPA implementation and the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the outcome...
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Katerina lives in Czech Republic and enjoys spending as much time possible in India.

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GenderIT.org CSW2010 Team

Posted Sun 28 Feb 2010 - 14:12 | 2,805views
The GenderIT Feminist Talk contributors and tweeters at the 54th session on the Commission of the Status of Women (CSW) for the 15-year review of the Beijing Platform for Action (Beijing +15), 1 - 6 March 2010, New York, are Analia Lavin, Jan Moolman, and Lalaine P. Viado.
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Jan Moolman is based in Johannesburg, South Africa, and works for the APC's Women's Rights Progra

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I wonder if we will find women’s “J” spot at the Beijing +15 review…

Posted Tue 23 Feb 2010 - 13:51 | 3,897views
In the article to which the ‘“J” spot’ refers, Maria Suarez explored why Section J was not a priority issue during the Beijing +10 review. Five years later, can we claim that it has happened? Or do circular ‘development’ debates continue to perpetuate the false dichotomy between ‘hard issues' such as access to water and housing and ‘soft issues’ including women’s rights to own, access, use and...
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Jac sm Kee is the Women's Rights Programme Manager with the Association for Progressive Communica

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GenderIT.org IGF2009 Team

Posted Thu 19 Nov 2009 - 13:59 | 3,476views
The GenderIT Feminist Talk contributors and tweeters at the Fourth Internet Governance Forum, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 15-18 November 2009, are Maya Indira Ganesh, Jan Moolman, Wieke Vink and Jac sm Kee.
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Jan Moolman is based in Johannesburg, South Africa, and works for the APC's Women's Rights Progra

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New spaces: same old worries

Posted Thu 19 Nov 2009 - 11:58 | 3,788views
Transparency, democracy, inclusivity, equal access, people centred…
sound familiar? These and other concepts have grounded the work of the
women’s movement and other movements for social change and justice for
decades. They also at the core of the WSIS principles that were highlighted at the WSIS principles: a development agenda internet governance’ workshop that I attended...
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APC is both a network and an organisation.

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APC perspective on the future of the Internet Governance Forum

Posted Wed 18 Nov 2009 - 16:00 | 4,049views
This statement was presented for APC by Willie Currie, APC policy programme manager, at the Taking Stock and Looking Forward – on the desirability of the

continuation of the Internet Governance Forum session, Fourth Internet...

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Secret and sexy

Posted Wed 18 Nov 2009 - 14:52 | 4,306views
When there’s something wrong with the internet connection at home, it is not my grandparents who are fixing it. It is not my mum or dad. It is my boyfriend. It is my brothers. It is me. We are the first generation who are brought up in the digital age – in a world wide web with Wikipedia as our library and Skype as our phone. In the case of internet, it is not necessarily the parents educating...
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Jan Moolman is based in Johannesburg, South Africa, and works for the APC's Women's Rights Progra

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Video: Finally, another take on sexuality

Posted Wed 18 Nov 2009 - 14:41 | 3,204views
Video: Jan Moolman speaks with Wieke Vink from the Youth Coalition on Sexual and Sexual Reproductive Rights, about issues raised at the APC WNSP IGF 2009 workshop: Content regulation, surveillance and sexuality rights - Privacy, Agency & Security.
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Jan Moolman is based in Johannesburg, South Africa, and works for the APC's Women's Rights Progra

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Video: Our children are in danger

Posted Wed 18 Nov 2009 - 14:34 | 3,188views
Jan Moolman speaks with a participant at the APC WNSP IGF 2009 workshop about her thoughts: Content regulation, surveillance and sexuality rights - Privacy, Agency & Security.
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Jan Moolman is based in Johannesburg, South Africa, and works for the APC's Women's Rights Progra

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Video: Jehan Ara on privacy, agency & security

Posted Wed 18 Nov 2009 - 13:35 | 3,211views
Video: Jan Moolman speaks with Jehan Ara, President of the Pakistan Software Houses Association for IT & ITES (P@SHA), about issues raised at the APC WNSP IGF 2009 workshop: Content regulation, surveillance and sexuality rights...