Feminist Talk

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 16:50
As part of the 2016 campaign for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, we are celebrating 10 years of Take Back the Tech! through an interactive timeline that charts our collective history. Tell us how you campaigned for Take Back the Tech!
Send us inspired moments from your campaign work, such as the time you:
  • Started a local campaign or first participated in the global campaign
  • ...
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Tue, 02/09/2016 - 18:02

Este año, como parte del proyecto Basta de violencia: derechos de las mujeres y seguridad en Internet, Dominemos la Tecnología en México está dedicando esfuerzos a la reflexión sobre dos campos en los temas de la violencia de género en las TIC: privacidad y enganche, y pornovenganza.
Pronto estaremos compartiendo con ustedes la información y los materiales resultantes de este esfuerzo, pero no queremos dejar pasar la...
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Tue, 12/08/2015 - 15:43
This year for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, we wanted to amplify the voices of women around the world on this subject. Most of our stories focus on technology-related violence or how technology is used to counter violence against women. Although we frequently see stories on technology and violence in the media today, they often focus on the US and the UK.

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Tue, 10/13/2015 - 14:36
12 October 2015: Since Friday, 9 October 2015, a mounting online attack has been launched against the Twitter hashtag #TakeBacktheTech and associated initiatives.
Take Back the Tech! was launched in 2006 by a group of young women in Southeast Asia in response to an increasing recognition that emerging ICT developments like mobile phones and geolocation software were used to extend the violence that women faced in physical...
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Thu, 10/08/2015 - 14:31

Contribute to IGF Best Practice Forum Report on Online VAW, 9 Oct at 14 GMT

We are working with the Best Practice Forum to develop a comprehensive report on online VAW, which will be presented at the Internet Governance Forum 2015 as a best practice guideline, and we want your input.

You can participate in the following ways:
  • Join the Twitter conversation on 9 October at 14...

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Wed, 08/12/2015 - 14:23
Just Associates (JASS) Southern Africa, the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and Women'sNet are very pleased to announce the launch of a new resource: ICTs for Feminist Movement Building: Activist Toolkit
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Mon, 12/15/2014 - 16:05
Estrella Rando Sayago

- Hace unas semanas, leí un artículo que hablaba de alguien. 
Lucy Hilmer.

Me llamó bastante la atención por que contaba la historia de una mujer que ha estado fotografiándose en topless y bragas durante 40 años, cada día de su cumpleaños. 
A simple vista, puede parecer algo estúpido, pero a mí me pareció una idea brillante.
 Sin tapujos, sin nada que esconder y con mucho que enseñarle al mundo.
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Wed, 12/10/2014 - 16:55
Brindusa Luciana Grosu - YouAct member, Romania

If you know how to use the technology, you can avoid becoming a victim. Before speaking out, it is important to take your time to understand the way the Internet works.
1. If you intended to be anonymous, stay anonymous.
In the online world the mere desire of remaining anonymous is not enough to keep your identity safe and hidden. It is not only about avoiding to sign a post or...
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Wed, 12/10/2014 - 04:00
It's Human Rights Day, which means it's also the final day of a great 16 Days campaign! People from around the world have come together to speak up about violence against women, and these actions inspire women and girls to keep working for change.

Here are some highlights from the past two weeks of documentation, solidarity and resistance:
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Thu, 12/04/2014 - 16:30
Las mujeres blogueras y periodistas suelen verse enfrentadas al hostigamiento en línea, el ciberacoso e incluso la violencia física. Cuánto más visibles se encuentran en línea, más abusos sufren, y el objetivo de la violencia es silenciarlas. 
Necesitamos la voz de las mujeres en los medios. Es necesario que las mujeres desafíen las...
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