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Flavia Fascendini

Flavia Fascendini vive en una ciudad en el interior de Argentina y es directora de comunicaciones de APC. Escribile a flavia@apc.org

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Fátima Cambronero: "El Grupo Asesor Multisectorial del FGI avanzó en el respeto a la diversidad de género de sus miembros"

Posted Fri 27 Feb 2015 - 07:42 | 2,518 views
Fátima Cambronero fue directora de investigaciones de AGEIA DENSI Argentina, consultora en la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe y actualmente es asesora jurídica en Ríos Abogados en Mexico. Cambronero es una de las 27 mujeres integrantes del Grupo Asesor Multisectorial (MAG) del Foro de gobernanza de internet y en esta entrevista con APCNoticias habla sobre las prioridades para...

Exploring remedies for technology-based violence against women

Posted Fri 16 Jan 2015 - 23:25 | 4,514 views
In this GenderIT.org edition, our collaborators take a moment to reflect and celebrate. They celebrate the great Take Back the Tech! campaign developed in late 2014 that for 16 days brought together women from around the world to reclaim their right to expression online. They also reflect on the first load of findings from the “End violence: Women’s rights and safety online” project research...

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Highlights on tech-related violence against women in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mexico and the Philippines

Posted Fri 12 Dec 2014 - 17:17 | 4,089 views
APC's "End violence: Women's rights and safety online" project has achieved several milestones in the last few years, through the engagement of seven country partners who have explored the dynamics of tech-related violence against women (VAW) in their local contexts, and worked with different stakeholders in the process. 2014 opened up new possibilities and challenges for partners, and APCNews...

Explorar soluciones a la violencia contra las mujeres relacionada con la tecnología

Posted Fri 12 Dec 2014 - 03:35 | 3,909 views
En esta edición de GenderIT.org, nuestras colaboradoras se toman un momento para reflexionar y celebrar. Celebran la gran campaña ¡Dominemos la tecnología! desarrollada en 2014, que durante 16 días reunió a mujeres de todo el mundo para reclamar su derecho a expresarse en línea. También reflexionan sobre los nuevos hallazgos del proyecto de investigación "Basta de violencia: derechos de las...

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Social media: Why can't I just leave? Why is it hard to stay?

Posted Thu 20 Nov 2014 - 02:43 | 5,127 views
I am a social media user, for several years now. I think Facebook, in particular, and the way it sets what is possible and what is not possible for its users, is slowly imitating the circle of life but in such a way that it narrows down our options, rather than opening them up. We start feeling more and more trapped after investing so much of our data, history, affections and expectations in our...

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Take Back the Tech! campaign wins ITU award for gender equality in tech

Posted Tue 28 Oct 2014 - 14:42 | 2,679 views
APC's Take Back the Tech! campaign was globally aclaimed for its “efforts to reduce threats online and building women's confidence and security in the use of ICTs,” winning first place on this first edition of the prize from over 360 nominations and 37 finalists from more than 70 countries under category 6. The Gender Equality Mainstreaming - Technology (GEM-Tech) Award is an annual special ITU-...

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Participants in Costa Rican Women's Hackathon develop software applications to solve social problems

Posted Mon 20 Oct 2014 - 15:33 | 22,900 views
On 30 and 31 August 2014, 39 women engineers and technologists created nine prototypes of software applications aimed at solving social problems in the north of Costa Rica, at the First Women's Hackathon, organised by APC member organisation Sulá Batsú through its TIC-AS project, with the support of UN Women's Fund for Gender Equality.

9th IGF: Feminist talks scale over the walls of internet governance

Posted Fri 12 Sep 2014 - 17:34 | 5,501 views
On 2-5 September 2014, over 2,400 activists, academics, businesspeople and government representatives from 144 countries actively participated in policy dialogue on issues of internet governance at the ninth annual Internet Governance Forum, held in Istanbul, Turkey. This edition of our newsletter offers snapshots of these debates and features observations and reflections from feminist and queer...

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Moderate progress in gender parity and inclusion at the IGF between 2012-2013

Posted Mon 1 Sep 2014 - 19:18 | 4,118 views
APC summarised the contents of the Gender Report Card sections of the workshop reports from the Internet Governance Forum of 2012 in Azerbaijan, and the 2013 IGF in Indonesia.

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Impacting global advocacy on tech-related violence against women through regional IGFs

Posted Fri 29 Aug 2014 - 17:08 | 3,735 views
Partners of the “End Violence: Women’s rights and safety online” project have participated in three regional internet governance forums (Africa IGF, Asia Pacific IGF, LAC IGF). We interviewed our members who attended and the impact their participation had on tech-related violence against women.