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13 manifestations of gender-based violence using technology

12th November 2018 | 360 views
This list of manifestations of online gender-based violence is based on case documentation carried out by Take back the Tech! global campaign, Luchadoras and Socialtic

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genderit.org

Launched in 2006, GenderIT.org is a groundbreaking resource site that provides feminist reviews...

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