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Principios feministas para internet

Posted Wed 20 Aug 2014 - 13:14 | 19,241 views
Durante tres días, las participantes dialogaron y debatieron acerca de las intersecciones existentes entre género, sexualidad e internet – no sólo como herramienta, sino como nuevo espacio público. En este proceso, las participantes desarrollaron un conjunto de 15 principios feministas para internet. Dichos principios están pensados como un documento en permanente proceso de construcción que...

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Feminist Principles of the Internet

Posted Wed 20 Aug 2014 - 13:11 | 32,800 views
Over three days, the participants discussed and debated intersections of gender, sexuality, and the internet – not only as a tool – but as a new public space. In thinking through these issues, the participants at the meeting developed a set of *15 feminist principles of the internet*. These are designed to be an evolving document that informs our work on gender and technology, as well as...

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Global Meeting on Gender, Sexuality and the Internet

Posted Thu 3 Apr 2014 - 21:06 | 3,805 views
We invite you to join our Global Meeting on Gender, Sexuality, & the Internet to explore and develop our collective understanding of what a feminist internet looks like. The meeting will be held in Malaysia between April 12 and 17 and brings together scholars, activists, and policy specialists from local, regional, and international organizations and networks.

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Statement: “Miss Internet Bali” and women's participation at the Internet Governance Forum 2013

Posted Wed 23 Oct 2013 - 13:26 | 7,099 views
The Internet Governance Forum is a United Nations mandated space and as such, we expect and demand adherence to respectful and non-discriminatory standards of behavior. As participants of the Internet Governance Forum 2013 who are working to advance gender equality and the active participation of women in Internet governance policy dialogue and processes, we see this as a huge step back taken by...

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Results from the Gender Report Card at the 2012 IGF: More women make a huge difference

Posted Wed 16 Oct 2013 - 17:01 | 6,432 views
This report summarises the contents of the Gender Report Card sections of the workshop reports from the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) of 2012. Interestingly, it shows among other interesting outputs, that gender was most likely to be mentioned in those workshops in which women were most likely to participate.

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Survey on sexual activism, morality, and the internet

Posted Mon 15 Jul 2013 - 17:29 | 31,806 views
Has the internet become an indispensable tool for feminist and LGBTQI advocacy? How savvy are sexual rights activists in handling the legal and technical issues that come along when they use the internet? How do they negotiate online threats and restrictions? Activists from around the world addressed these and other questions through a global online survey on sexual rights work and the internet.

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WHY IS THE INTERNET FEMINIST ISSUE?

Posted Sun 15 Apr 2012 - 19:47 | 9,280 views
The women's programme of world’s oldest progressive internet network outlines its priority issues for the 12th AWID International Forum on Women’s Rights in Development that will gather over 2000 women’s rights activists from around the world from April 19 to 22, 2012 in Istanbul, Turkey.
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¿Por qué internet es un asunto feminista?

Posted Sun 15 Apr 2012 - 15:52 | 6,042 views
El programa de mujeres de la red progresista en linea más antigua define sus temas prioritarios para el 12º Foro Internacional de AWID, que reunirá a más de 2000 activistas por los derechos de las mujeres de todo el mundo entre el 19 y el 22 de abril de 2012 en Estambul, Turquía.
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First Southern African IGF starts today

Posted Thu 1 Sep 2011 - 09:26 | 3,516 views
From September 1st to 3rd the first ever Southern African Internet Governance Forum (SA IGF) kicks off in Johannesburg in preparation for the global UN internet forum to be held in Kenya. The event is aimed at ensuring that the views and voices of Southern Africa are represented in Kenya at the end of the month. Participants from all fifteen Southern African nations are expected at the forum....

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Message for the Human Rights Council: Take action!

Posted Thu 26 May 2011 - 11:44 | 3,449 views
On Friday 3 June 2011, the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression, Frank La Rue, will present his annual report to the Human Rights Council. This year the report will focus on the internet. The report outlines the growing trend of restricting freedom of expression and association online, and the importance of reaffirming these freedoms in the online sphere. Learn how you can support your...
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