gender equity

Publication

Baku in APC’s rear-view mirror

Posted Tue 26 Feb 2013 - 12:23 | 3,392 views
The Internet Governance Forum in Baku (6-9 November 2012) was a space in which different interests collided. APC revisits by releasing “IGF 2012: The good, the bad and the ugly“. Gender is of course part of this analysis. The report stresses that only one workshop dealt with gender issues specifically, and speakers in main sessions and workshops were still mostly male. "When we look closely...
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Editorial

Has the seventh IGF brought breakthrough for gender equality?

Posted Thu 22 Nov 2012 - 14:09 | 10,662 views
It is my pleasure to introduce this volume of essays on gender issues at the IGF. The seventh IGF, held in Baku Azerbaijan during 2012, saw several milestones. The IGF showed that it was a maturing forum that was able to tackle important issues, some of which had been taboo in the past.

Feminist talk

What is the gender of the VI IGF? Help us find out!

Posted Tue 27 Sep 2011 - 15:41 | 5,647 views
The Gender Report Card put forward by the Association for Progressive Communications is a simple but strategic way to get a more accurate sense of women's participation at the IGF. Download it! You can help by printing it out and bringing it to your workshops, or you can share it online with other IGF participants.