GenderIT.org writers are the engine and soul of the think tank – monitoring the latest trends in internet policy and culture, and deepening our feminist analysis and vision. Our writers are journalists, activists, lawyers, bloggers, and they also are illustrators, cartoonists, video-makers and filmmakers. Many come from Latin America, Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Arabic-speaking countries. Some have been with Genderit.org for a long time, and others have just joined.

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Launched in 2006, GenderIT.org is a groundbreaking resource site that provides feminist reviews and commentary on internet policy and culture. It started as a site monitoring policy developments on ICT and gender, and from its beginnings... Read more…
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Gorata Chengeta

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Gorata Chengeta is a researcher and writer from Botswana. She is a student and teacher at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. She enjoys writing thinking and teaching about sexuality, politics, feminism, and... Read more…
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A Cairo-based writer, editor, researcher. Saldroite works on building a feminist literature that mirrors the intersection of gender, sexuality and technology in Arabic through intimate narratives. At their happiest in the sun, around trees... Read more…

A. Salman

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A. Salman is currently a graduate student at the University of Toronto. Her research focuses on gendered and sexual histories of South Asian media.
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Maimuna Jeng

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Maimuna Jeng is a feminist writer, blogger, and communications professional from The Gambia. She is the Executive Director and co-founder of Equals Now, a feminist collective that promotes women and girls’ equality through radical advocacy... Read more…
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Erin Hassard

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Erin Hassard is a freelance writer and communications coordinator for Women on Web based out of Montreal. She's written on abortion and digital rights, and is a social justice advocate who’s done community work in language discrimination... Read more…
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Garnett Achieng

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Garnett is a Kenyan researcher fascinated by how culture plays out on the internet. She works at the intersects of technology, gender and policy. Garnett holds a BA in Global Challenges from the African Leadership University.
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Somos una colectiva feminista que habita el espacio público digital y físico. Luchamos para que las mujeres, jóvenes y niñas vivan con gozo y libertad tanto los espacios físicos como digitales, conscientes de su fuerza y potencial personal... Read more…
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Daiane Araujo

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Daiane Araujo dos Santos is a Brazilian activist in human rights and at Information and Communication Technologies field. Living in the periphery of the south of São Paulo, she graduated in Geography in 2018 and, since 2010, she works in... Read more…
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Julia Keseru

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Julia Keserű is a people nerd working in the intersections of activism, technology and social issues. She is the ED of the Engine Room, an organisation that strengthens the fight for social justice by supporting civil society to use... Read more…
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Anna Torres Adell

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Directora Ejecutiva de Wikimedia Argentina. Nacida en Tarragona, España. Licenciada en Ciencias Políticas por la Universidad Pompeu Fabra, con maestría en Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo por la Universidad de Valencia y la... Read more…
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Ambika Tandon

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Ambika is a researcher with the Centre for Internet and Society, India. She works at the intersection of technology and gender.
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Florencia Flores Iborra

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Florencia es profesora de filosofía y productora de radio. Tiene un posgrado en Comunicación, Géneros y Sexualidades de la Universidad de Buenos Aires. Fue socia fundadora del programa feminista "Graves y agudas" que obtuvo el Premio Lola... Read more…
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Aline Lima

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Aline has been working in research communications since 2014. She as also worked in social projects management in vulnerable communities in the periphery of São Paulo and the Federal District (Brasília). As part of the IBEBrasil... Read more…
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Luisa Bagope

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Luisa Bagope is a film documentary director interested in cyber as well as natural and human technology. She is a part of Portal sem Porteiras and in her free time enjoys being out in the open in the Mantiqueira Forest developing... Read more…
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Juliette Bretan

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Juliette Bretan is a freelance journalist covering Polish and Eastern European current affairs and culture. She has contributed to the BBC World Service, and written for The Sunday Times, CityMetric, The Independent, Ozy, Notes from Poland... Read more…
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Chako Armant

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Chako Arman leads the Ensemble Pour la Différence community networks program in the DRC in partnership with APC. Chako is a journalist by background and she has conceived and currently produces Ensemble's bi-monthly radio series for... Read more…
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Chenai Chair

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Chenai Chair’s interest in the ICT sector developed from learning of mobiles for development while writing her master’s thesis titled “Mobile phones for development: How have women in the informal sector used their mobile phones to... Read more…