Nighat Dad is a Pakistani lawyer and digital rights activist who campaigns actively to educate people about the rights and responsibilities they have in a digital space.
आज जब ये गैंग रेप जैसी अमानवीय यौन हिंसा पर मजे ले सकते हैं, तो कल ये ऐसा सच में होते हुए देख कर भी चुप ही रहेंगे।
I want to talk about the importance of the right to anonymity to those who need it for speaking out, meeting others and surviving in general.
RTE Act 2009 has its own advantages and challenges at the ground level, but it has also ignored vital questions linked with education of girls above the age of 15 years or who have never been to schools, both in rural and urban areas.
Take Back the Tech!, an international campaign to reclaim technology to prevent violence against women is now 10!
A step by step guide on how to report cyber crimes in India to the law enforcement agencies as well as to the social media platforms.
Warden of the Ladies Hostel at NIT Calicut issued (and later revoked) a circular against “girl roaming with a boy”.
Although a comprehensive regulatory framework with regard to laws governing the cyber space, particularly such acts is yet to be framed, there exists certain legal provisions under various Statutes which can come in aid of a person who is a victim of cyber 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.
This statement is an insult to those innumerable women who have been saving penny by penny day in and day out, without letting their husbands, brothers, fathers and sons find out.