Podcasts and Videos

Podcast: Making a Feminist Internet 2022

Posted Fri 7 Jul 2023 - 02:38 | 556 views

MFIs are a series of face-to-face and online gatherings where activists working at different intersecting issues come together to strategise and activate how we MAKE this feminist internet. In this two-part podcast series, activists at the MFI2022 Convening share their experiences and thoughts on how they imagine a feminist internet.

Editorial

Global attention to Technology-Facilitated Gender-Based Violence (TFGBV): Feminist Perspectives

Posted Thu 24 Aug 2023 - 05:16 | 690 views

In this editorial, authors have focused on unpacking the impact of internet and digital rights from an intersectional feminist perspective showcasing the everyday realities of women through Feminist Internet Research conducted in Democratic Republic of Congo; Sudan; trans, non-binary and gender diverse communities in Botswana, Rwanda, South Africa and Uganda; and the LGBTQIA+ communities in…

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Through the Memory Lane: Internet’s Various Stages And How It Enabled Women’s Participation

Posted Mon 3 Jul 2023 - 08:53 | 229 views

Since its advent, the internet has taken various forms and has gone through different phases to become what it is today. The evolution of the internet has not yet stopped, with new technology rapidly advancing. However, women's contribution and the kind of access they have is often overlooked in this conversation. This article explores how women have participated in making the internet and…

A Feminist Conversation on Cybersecurity

Posted Mon 26 Jun 2023 - 03:30 | 564 views

This edition focuses on the human dimension of cybersecurity. To do this, the editors asked themselves how cybersecurity policies developed from the centres of political, economic and epistemological power affect those at the margins; and how they can think about cybersecurity from a feminist perspective. The editors set out to find specific and contextualised examples of how cybersecurity…

Feminist talk

Feminist Infrastructure: The Creation of What Sustains Us

Posted Mon 26 Jun 2023 - 01:34 | 307 views

Our perspectives and conditions of access, use and development of technologies are deeply rooted in the ways patriarchy, capitalism and colonialism are embedded in our daily lives. This article maps pioneering feminist infrastructure experiences that allow us to explore new horizons of political action.

Feminist talk

Creating A Space For Queer Expression On Pakistani Internet

Posted Wed 8 Mar 2023 - 01:46 | 615 views

The internet has given a space for self-expression to Pakistani LGBTQIA+ people. Where there are risks of being targeted as a result of this visibility, many young queer folks are finding a sense of community through the expression of those around them.

Feminist talk

Bodily Autonomy And Censorship: Snippets From South Asia

Posted Tue 21 Feb 2023 - 05:05 | 984 views

The overregulation of women and gender diverse folks' bodies in South Asian culture has found its way in online spaces and heavily polices how bodily autonomy is expressed and regarded. Seerat Khan discusses barriers to this autonomy and its impacts on self-expression.

On Holding Half The Sky: Stories of Resilience From The Horn Of Africa

Posted Wed 18 Jan 2023 - 04:03 | 1,638 views

The editors co-created this edition as a reflection of the ever-dynamic and actively resilient mosaic they know to be embodied in each daughter of the Horn.

Editorial

On Holding Half the Sky: Stories of Resilience

Posted Wed 18 Jan 2023 - 03:50 | 1,079 views

The editors write about co-creating this edition as a reflection of the ever-dynamic and actively resilient mosaic they know to be embodied in each daughter of the Horn.

Feminist talk

[Podcast] Stories of Resilience: Daughters of the Horn Using Digital Spaces for Activism

Posted Tue 17 Jan 2023 - 03:51 | 942 views

In her Podcast, “Digital Dada,” on a special series called “Stories of Resilience”, Cecilia Maundu invites Lucia Ayiela from Kenya. This conversation explores the experience of women journalists and digital advocates in the region. Lucia Ayiela shares with us her journey, the high and low points of her career, as a digital activist and how she empowers women activists to join the digital…