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Gayathry Venkiteswaran

Gayathry is a PhD candidate at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, where she also teaches media and politics and communications technologies. Her research focus is on media reforms in Southeast Asia.

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Flash Mob Korean Style

Posted Thu 28 Jun 2012 - 13:46 | 8,673 views
In Seoul for the Asia Europe Foundation's Informal Meeting on Human Rights, looking at human rights and ICTs, I made a few extra-curricular stops - it was hard not to, when just outside our hotel is an ongoing protest about labour rights. The protest site has obviously been occupied for some time - they are even growing tomato plants - and is just outside a major tourist attraction. The protest...

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Statement of the IGF Dynamic Coalition on Gender for the Taking Stock and Moving Forward Session

Posted Tue 9 Dec 2008 - 14:21 | 4,742 views
The statement of the IGF Dynamic Coalition on Gender presented at the third Internet Governance Forum in Hyderabad, India,on the 6 of December 2008.

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Why women need access to internet? Interview with Anita Gurumurthy from IT for Change (video)

Posted Fri 5 Dec 2008 - 13:21 | 4,798 views
Anita Gurumurthy from IT for Change is commenting on the issue of women's access to the internet in the context of the debates from Day 1 of IGF. The debates were primarily concerned with the infrastructure level of access but did not really touch on how access or its absence affects people in the so-called next billion. Download the video interview here:...