The conference entitled Bearing-Witness: Videography in the Hands of the People, was from 5-7 October, 22 at the MIT’s Media Lab. It was organized by the Comparative Media Studies/Writing in the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The conference builds on scholarship and public policy that emerged as a result of the […]Read more..
The third session of the Ad Hoc Committee to Elaborate a Comprehensive International Convention on Countering the Use of Information and Communications Technologies for Criminal Purposes, began on August 29th and is ending September 9th. There have been multiple non-profit organizations who have had their input as of the 1st session, including VA. With this […]Read more..
The Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD) is a subsidiary body of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the UNs focal point for science, technology and innovation (STI) for development. It is a forum for strategic planning, sharing lessons learned and best practices, providing foresight about critical trends in STI in key […]Read more..
MozFest is a unique hybrid: part art, tech and society convening, part maker festival, and the premiere gathering for activists in diverse global movements fighting for a more humane digital world. You will always find something new to learn at MozFest. It will take place March 7-11, 22 and will be online. Register here https://www.mozillafestival.org/en/#/Read more..
At the panel organized by the Center for Social Research in India for the CSW65the session parallel events of the NGO forum, Virtual Activism made a presentation entitled “Intermediary liabilities and the protection of women: be careful what you wish for.” Download the presentation below: Read also: The Manila Principles The Santa Clara PrinciplesRead more..