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Marcela Guerra

Artesana y madre, interesada en la apropiación de la tecnología y la necesidad de producir información y diseminarla en las comunidades rurales. Colabora con COOLAB y Portal sem Porteiras

Marcela Guerra is a mother and craftswoman with a focus on technological appropriation and object-making. Realizing the necessity of alternative forms to access and produce information in the rural community where she lives, she let set the manual object creation aside for a while to better understand the virtual universe. Marcela is part of COOLAB and Portal sem Porteiras.

Feminist talk

Mujeres en las redes comunitarias de América Latina: la historia de Belem

Posted Fri 18 Dec 2020 - 19:39 | 224 views

GenderIT y Locnet invitaron a mujeres que trabajan en redes de internet comunitaria a compartir sus experiencias y reflexiones sobre la importancia de la comunicación significativa en sus comunidades físicas y digitales en tiempos de COVID-19. En este cómic de Marcela Guerra, conocemos la historia de Belem, basada en entrevistas a mujeres de Colombia, México, Argentina y Brasil.

woman falling in a hole

Feminist talk

Women in community networks in Latin America: the story of Belem

Posted Wed 16 Dec 2020 - 14:39 | 747 views

GenderIT and Locnet invited women who work in CNs to share their experiences in the times of COVID-19 and their reflections on what these times have revealed around centering meaningful communication in their physical and digital communities. This is the second part of the stories that got to be told about the acts of care in communication technlogies under the pandemic.

woman falling in a hole

In depth

[Edición especial] Nodos y radios en las infraestructuras comunitarias

Posted Thu 31 Oct 2019 - 18:18 | 2,085 views

Una red comunitaria en Brasil, con 12 nodos y radios, da sustento a una infraestructura que permite poner en circulación información propia y sustentar una interesante red local campesina.

Image description: A lone body high on communications tower against view of sunrise and clouds

Feminist talk

News about our community network – Portal sem Porteiras

Posted Wed 23 Oct 2019 - 18:23 | 3,347 views

In this layered podcast, the members of Portal sem Porteiras, Marcela and Luisa explore their excitement over the possibilities of their community network and how they are re-finding meaning and solace in connections. 

Image description: A lone body high on communications tower against view of sunrise and clouds