Women and marginalized communities should have a safer web and authorities must ensure better reporting mechanisms and speedy implementation.
Some use consensual sexting to prey on people using extortion, turning it into image-based sexual abuse, with targets who are usually women.
Social media has changed from being merely a place to post selfies to a book where history is continuously being written or re-written down.
Through the use of technology as a powerful tool of resistance, digital feminist activism helps contemporary feminism evolve into a more inclusive, multi-dimensional, and pro-intersectional movement.
Read about the life and works of Dr. Maharani Chakravorty, one of the early molecular biologists, who paved way for the many women researchers in the country today.
Bibha Chowdhuri’s courage and conviction at a time when very few women were allowed access to public education, especially in spaces occupied mostly by men, motivated her to acquire a B.Sc. in Physics from Scottish Church College in Kolkata and an M.Sc. Degree in Physics from Calcutta University.
We organised a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on Indian women in tech to increase the representation of women technologists in India and help reduce the gender gap on Wikipedia.
Dr. Gagandeep Kang becomes the first Indian woman to earn the most-coveted laurel, designation and distinction in academia, having the fellowship of the Royal Society, conferred upon her, on April 17, 2019.
An unhappy, but repeated outcome of such abuse on Twitter is to force women (and others experiencing this harassment) offline.
Cyber VAW or cyber violence against women is defined as any kind of abuse, threat, harassment, stalking, violation among others against women using technology.