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Syar S. Alia

Syar S. Alia is a writer and editor based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She was formerly editor of the independent online publication and platform ISSUE Magazine.

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Grabaciones íntimas de famosas y pornografía infantil: charla sobre violencia relacionada con la tecnología en Filipinas

Posted Mon 8 Jun 2015 - 14:26 | 2,696 views
Filipinas fue uno de los siete países cubiertos por el proyecto de investigación de APC “Basta de violencia: derechos de las mujeres y seguridad en línea”. La investigación en Filipinas se realizó en sociedad con Foundation for Media Alternatives. Syar S. Alia conversa con la coordinadora de programa de género y TIC de FMA, Lisa S. García, para ver más de cerca los hallazgos de la investigación.

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Of celebrity sex tapes and child porn: talking about technology-related violence in the Philippines

Posted Mon 8 Jun 2015 - 12:48 | 5,564 views
The Philippines was one of seven countries covered by APC’s research project “End violence: Women's rights and safety online”. The research in the Philippines was done in association with the Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA). Here, Syar S. Alia speaks to FMA’s programme coordinator for gender and ICT, Lisa S. Garcia, to take a closer look at the research findings.

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Conversation with Maureen James, Funding and Strategy Specialist at IFEX

Posted Wed 23 Apr 2014 - 07:50 | 4,323 views

Maureen James is Funding and Strategy Specialist at the International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX) where she has been mobilising funds to support implementation of IFEX programmes and projects since 2003. Maureen has 20 years of experience working at Canadian and international non-profit organizations, all of them networks working together for change – including Web Networks, the...