Thursday, June 20, 2019
Digital Rights Foundation Launches Pakistan’s First Ever Cyber Harassment Helpline

Digital Rights Foundation Launches Pakistan’s First Ever Cyber Harassment Helpline

Digital Rights Foundation headed by Nighat Dad is a one of its kind organization in Pakistan which is working towards the digital rights in the country. It recently launched a helpline for women to report cyber harassment.
Safety Measures By Facebook Are Limited In Their Outlook

Safety Measures By Facebook Are Limited In Their Outlook

Facebook has announced a new feature to protect misuse of profile pictures, however, company’s liberal attitude towards trolls continues.
freedom of speech

Of Freedom Of Speech, Hate Speech And Censorship | #DigitalHifazat

Freedom of speech as a fundamental right on paper is still largely a privilege in practice. A privilege limited to few and far between.
What is Cyber VAW And Why Is It Termed As Violence?

What is Cyber VAW And Why Is It Termed As Violence?

Cyber VAW or cyber violence against women is defined as any kind of abuse, threat, harassment, stalking, violation among others against women using technology.
online realm

The Perils Of Being A Woman In The Online Realm | #DigitalHifazat

Gendered differences in how people negotiate physical spaces are carried forward into the online realm as well.
#DigitalHifazat At National And International Conferences

#DigitalHifazat At National And International Conferences

FII's campaign #DigitalHifazat on online violence against women in India was presented at various national and international conferences.
Why Women Must Reclaim Online Spaces?

Why Must Women Reclaim Online Spaces?

Until we support each other to reclaim online space and together demand for reforms in the legislations as well as ‘community guidelines’ on various platforms, we cannot be equal on the Internet, and we NEED to be equal online.
Girl Gamers: Why Is GTA A 'Real' Game, But Candy Crush A 'Time Pass'?

Girl Gamers: Why Is GTA A ‘Real’ Game, But Candy Crush A ‘Time Pass’?

The gaming industry is a male-dominated space and when women try to make inroads, that space is threatened with repercussions like the Gamergate controversy of August 2014 which involved attacks on a woman game developer, Zoe Quinn. However despite such gender barriers, there will always be girls and mothers who choose gaming over other options.
Twitter, the Online World and Many Faces of Gender Based Violence

Twitter, the Online World and Many Faces of Gender Based Violence

An unhappy, but repeated outcome of such abuse on Twitter is to force women (and others experiencing this harassment) offline.
Taking back the tech for 10 years!

Taking Back The Tech For 10 Years!

Take Back the Tech!, an international campaign to reclaim technology to prevent violence against women is now 10!

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These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

On this Republic Day, let us take a look at the fifteen powerful women who helped draft the Indian Constitution.
Flying Solo: 5 Female Masturbation Techniques Worth Exploring

Flying Solo: 5 Female Masturbation Techniques Worth Exploring

Get to know the bumps and curves of your one unique body and see how she rewards you in return. Here are some masturbation techniques to help you along your journey.
5 Things That You Are Doing In The Bedroom That Might Be Sexist

5 Things That You Are Doing In The Bedroom That Might Be Sexist

So often during sex, people can unknowingly do things that may be disrespectful of their partner or be outright sexist.