Writers

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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Anthea Taderera

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Anthea is a third culture kid and black afro-feminist who loves bright colors, knitting, pondering jurisprudence and how to use digital media to better feminist legal theory. She also likes reading things, preferably whilst eating snacks.
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Oficina Anti-vigilancia

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Como forma de rescatar los derechos fundamentales a la privacidad y la libertad de expresión, el proyecto Oficina Antivigilancia surgió para enfrentar decisiones políticas y tecnológicas que han vuelto a la sociedad cada vez más vigilada... Read more…
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Anri van der Spuy

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Anri is an independent consultant and works on a range of internet governance and ICT for development challenges. Recent work includes studying the evolution of multistakeholder participation in internet governance and developing policy... Read more…
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Dr. Smita M.Patil

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Dr. Smita M.Patil is currently an Assistant Professor in School of Gender... Read more…
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Carmen Alcazar

2 posts
Feminista, politóloga y wikipedista. Secretaria de Wikimedia México. Coordinadora del Proyecto de reducción de brecha de género en Wikipedia, en México.
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Kerieva McCormick

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Kerieva McCormick is a scholar, activist and mentor in the areas of Romani and Indigenous women’s research, Roma women’s feminist organising, Roma youth leadership, and global diasporic feminisms. Her current research post is at UWS (... Read more…

Maria Florencia Alcaraz

2 posts
María Florencia Alcaraz es periodista feminista y Licenciada en Comunicación Social por la Universidad Nacional de La Matanza. Integra el Colectivo “Ni Una Menos” y la “Red de Periodistas de la Argentina con Visión de Género”. Escribe,... Read more…
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erika

34 posts
Erika Smith works for the APC Women's Rights Programme in the coordination team of the global Take Back the Tech! campaign every November 25-December 10. She is based in Mexico.
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Mythri Prasad-Aleyamma

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The author is an associate fellow at Institute for Human Development, Delhi. Her interests revolve around migration and urban transformation in contemporary India. Her doctoral work traces the different types of recruitment of migrant and... Read more…
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Dafne Sabanes Plou

88 posts
Comunicadora social y activista por los derechos de las mujeres. Escribe principalmente sobre comunicación, género y tecnologías, analizando la autonomía de las mujeres y las expresiones del feminismo en internet. Disfruta explorando... Read more…
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Rafia Shaikh

7 posts
Rafia is a tech journalist currently working as a research and communications associate at Digital Rights Foundation focusing on women's rights, internet governance, and digital security. She spends her weekends translating and romanizing... Read more…

Amalia Toledo

2 posts
Amalia Toledo es coordinadora de proyectos y de la línea de trabajo de género en la Fundación Karisma (Colombia). Su carrera profesional la ha dedicado la defensa de los derechos humanos, con un particular énfasis en la protección y... Read more…
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Patricia Peña

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Académica del Instituto de la Comunicación e Imagen, Universidad de Chile. Miembro del Directorio de Fundación Girls in Tech Chile. MSc en Information, Communication and Society, The London School of Economics.
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Nicole Shephard

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Nicole Shephard is a feminist researcher and writer interested in the gender and tech nexus, surveillance, intersectionality and digital activism. She holds a PhD in Gender (LSE) and an MSc in International Development (University of... Read more…
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Chinmayi SK

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Chinmayi is a hacktivist who runs the bachchao project. As a technologist her passion lies in build programmes and systems for change. Her interest areas are gender, digital rights , humanitarian technologies and open source communities.

Sonia Randhawa

49 posts
"Sonia Randhawa is a member of GenderIT.org's pool of writer. She is a director of the Centre for Independent Journalism in Malaysia, a board member of feminist communications organisation ISIS-International Manila and a PhD candidate at... Read more…
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Alan Finlay

2 posts
Alan Finlay is a writer and the editor of Global Information Society Watch. He teaches communications for social change at the Wits University Journalism Programme.
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ItsAllMaya

11 posts
Maya Ganesh is Applied Research Director at Tactical Tech in Berlin and leads the organisation's Gender & Technology projects cluster.