Guides or Training Materials


Strategising Online Activism: A Toolkit

Posted Wed 14 Sep 2011 - 10:12 | 8,755 views
“Strategising Online Activism: A Toolkit” was designed for and by women activists but can be used by everyone. Key chapters include: strategising and planning your online activism; creating your campaign’s identity; social networking and security on the internet. vioThe guide provides practical and accessible step-by-step advice, while keeping a political and feminist eye. It was developed by APC...


Self-Care & Self-Defense Manual for Feminist Activists

Posted Tue 13 Sep 2011 - 22:04 | 15,238 views
This self-help manual written by Marina Bernal and others with the collaboration of Artemisa, Elige and CREA, proposes to feminist activists to undertake a journey of self-exploration in order to learn to build their own self-defense strategies. It aims to help activists understand their limitations and strengths, as well as reasons why they are victims of certain types of violence and why they...


Urgent responses for women human rights defenders at risk: mapping and preliminary assessment

Posted Tue 13 Sep 2011 - 21:48 | 8,555 views
This report prepared by Inmaculada Barcia in 2011 for the Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) is a resource specifically designed for women human rights defenders. It maps the diverse responses and specific measures currently being offered to protect women defenders from governments, as well as from non-governmental sectors. The Report also recognizes and evaluates the...