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Marwa Azelmat

Marwa is the Women's rights policy advocacy coordinator at APC. She has extensive experience in policy advocacy work related to cyber policy issues, gendered policy making and good governance.

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Can social media platforms tackle online violence without structural change?

Posted Mar 17 Ago 2021 - 14:53 | 1,317 views

We welcome the commitments made by Facebook, Google, TikTok and Twitter to tackle online abuse on their platforms. However, without ensuring that the systems they create do not reproduce and amplify existing inequalities, built-in safety tools will only mitigate harms on the surface.

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