Byoung-il Oh

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Byoung-il Oh is the President of the Korean Progressive Network Jinbonet, based in the Republic of Korea, which advocates for human rights in the information society, especially the rights to communication, free speech and privacy.

Sachini Perera

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Sachini is a Sri Lankan queer feminist activist with a background in law, journalism and international relations. Her work is located at the intersection of the internet, popular culture, sexuality and gender, freedom of expression, and… Read more…

Rebecca Ryakitimbo

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Rebecca is a techie, writer and researcher. She is currently a community engagement fellow at Mozilla, working towards building an open voice dataset in Kiswahili to promote voice technology. She is working on establishing and… Read more…

Anmol Irfan

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Anmol is a Muslim-Pakistani journalist and the Founder of Perspective Magazine. Her work focuses mainly on global gender justice, media representation and climate. She aims to amplify marginalised narratives across the globe through her… Read more…

Amrita Vasudevan

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Amrita is a research associate at IT for Change. She is engaged in policy research on Internet-related public policy issues and inclusive e-governance. She is currently handling a regional research study on evaluating the effectiveness… Read more…


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The writer is based in Lahore, Pakistan. They identify as queer and non-binary. Their interest and advocacy revolves around the intersection of digital rights, queer identity and freedom of expression.

Colleta Dewa

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Colleta Dewa is a journalist based in South Africa who has worked for the Southern Times Newspaper and the Zimbabwe Broadcasting TV and Radio. Her work has also been published by the Guardian, Real News, The Progress Network, Equal… Read more…


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Namita is a writer and researcher. She divides her time between Bengaluru in India and the many worlds in books and movies. She has written on law, cinema, internet, archives, sexuality, technology, feminism, family. Occasionally she… Read more…

Dimah Mahmoud

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Dimah Mahmoud (PhD) is a Pan-African humanist by practice, actionist by learning, and passionate change-maker by choice. As a self-proclaimed Warrior of Truth, she beats the drums of Love, Unity and Liberation at the intersection of… Read more…

Etenat Awol

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Etenat is a writer from Ethiopia with a professional background in academics, media and content marketing. She started her professional journey at Woldia University, where she taught journalism and Communication for a year.

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Mardiya Siba Yahaya

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Mardiya Siba Yahaya is a feminist digital sociologist, researcher and community movement builder whose work examines the internet and its cultures from the margins of gender, sexuality, race, geo-political location, and religion. She… Read more…

Ayak Chol Alak

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Ayak Is a Refuge born South Sudanese Women, Youth peace and Security Expert focusing on participation and access. She has a background in Clinical Medicine and Communication with the ability to make quick and meticulous assessment. She… Read more…

Dahlia Mahmoud

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Dahlia Mahmoud is an international design educator and consultant with expertise in institutional outreach and devel- oping creative professional programs. Her career centers on implementing innovative design strategies and entrepre-… Read more…

Saba Mah'derom

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Saba Mah'derom is a researcher and global health advocate with a specialty in maternal health. She is also a board member of Women of Tigray, an organization dedicated to amplifying the voices of women and girls of Tigray, and… Read more…

Joan Njeri

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Joan Njeri uses media to tell Africa's transformative stories by showing how we are changing our communities’ narratives and fostering positive social impact. Her first film was Kaleidoscope as a production manager. The film was an… Read more…

Salwa Rana

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Salwa Rana is a development professional and a lawyer by training based in Pakistan. She takes a special interest in writing about the socio-legal challenges with regards to gender and tech in the country.

Lara Mansour

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Lara Mansour is a gender and sexuality researcher, and a feminist digital rights activist, based in Egypt. She takes a multidisciplinary approach to her studies that lie at the intersection of cyber culture, anthropology, political… Read more…

Indri Sri Sembadra

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A graduate of the Faculty of Ushuluddin and Philosophy, State Islamic University (UIN) Jakarta. She has a vision of creating social change, especially for women and minority groups. She has been interested in gender and pluralism issues… Read more…