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Internet Shutdowns

Tell MENA authorities: #NoExamShutdown

29 Apr 2024

Year after year, the MENA region has led the world in exam-related shutdowns. With the 2024 exam season in the region quickly approaching, it’s time to take action and demand change! #NoExamShutdown

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Tell MENA authorities: #NoExamShutdown
29 Apr 2024
Tell MENA authorities: #NoExamShutdown
KeepItOn 2024 Elections and Internet Shutdowns Watch
Internet Shutdowns

2024 elections and internet shutdowns watch

29 Apr 2024

Governments around the world continue to shut down the internet during elections. Join our 2024 elections watch to #KeepItOn.

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2024 elections and internet shutdowns watch
29 Apr 2024
2024 elections and internet shutdowns watch
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Data Protection

#MigrarSinVigilancia

18 Dec 2023

#MigrarSinVigilancia es un frente común para resguardar los derechos humanos de las personas migrantes desde la protección de sus datos personales.

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#MigrarSinVigilancia
18 Dec 2023
#MigrarSinVigilancia
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Protest and Online Organizing

Joint Statement: Internet Governance Forum must reverse decision to make Saudi Arabia its next host

12 Oct 2023

An IGF 2024 hosted by Saudi Arabia is incompatible with the event’s multistakeholder model, as human rights risks make robust civil society engagement impossible.

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Joint Statement: Internet Governance Forum must reverse decision to make Saudi Arabia its next host
12 Oct 2023
Joint Statement: Internet Governance Forum must reverse decision to make Saudi Arabia its next host
Passport and Visa Systems must not exclude members of human rights community around the world
Protest and Online Organizing

Joint Statement: Passport and visa systems must not exclude members of the human rights community from cross-border convenings

7 Jun 2023

These discriminatory systems prevent human rights defenders from coming together to advance their work, bring severe hardship and harm to those impacted, and unjustly place the heaviest burden on people from the Global Majority. Join us in taking a stand.

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Joint Statement: Passport and visa systems must not exclude members of the human rights community from cross-border convenings
7 Jun 2023
Joint Statement: Passport and visa systems must not exclude members of the human rights community from cross-border convenings
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Content Governance

Protect LGBTQ+ Digital Rights

6 Jun 2023
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Protect LGBTQ+ Digital Rights
6 Jun 2023
Protect LGBTQ+ Digital Rights
#NoExamShutdown
Freedom of Expression

#لا_لقطع_الإنترنت_خلال_الامتحانات

3 May 2023
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#لا_لقطع_الإنترنت_خلال_الامتحانات
3 May 2023
#لا_لقطع_الإنترنت_خلال_الامتحانات
#NoExamShutdown
Internet Shutdowns

Tell MENA authorities: #NoExamShutdown

18 Apr 2023

Year after year, the MENA region has led the world in exam-related shutdowns. With the 2023 exam season in the region quickly approaching, it’s time to take action and demand change! #NoExamShutdown

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Tell MENA authorities: #NoExamShutdown
18 Apr 2023
Tell MENA authorities: #NoExamShutdown
#KeepItOn 2023 election watch
Internet Shutdowns

2023 elections and internet shutdowns watch

9 Feb 2023

Governments around the world continue to shut down the internet during elections. Join our 2023 elections watch to #KeepItOn.

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2023 elections and internet shutdowns watch
9 Feb 2023
2023 elections and internet shutdowns watch
Freedom of Expression

The Call for Proposals for RightsCon Costa Rica is now open!

1 Nov 2022

The Call for Proposals is open until January 12, 2023. Get started with our Guide to a Successful Proposal now!

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The Call for Proposals for RightsCon Costa Rica is now open!
1 Nov 2022
The Call for Proposals for RightsCon Costa Rica is now open!
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Freedom of Expression

Tell the African Union to help reconnect the internet in Tigray and across Ethiopia

1 Nov 2022

The world must stand with the people of Ethiopia. Join us to call on African Union leaders to condemn the Ethiopian government’s prolonged shutdown, and intervene to restore internet access across Tigray and beyond.

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Tell the African Union to help reconnect the internet in Tigray and across Ethiopia
1 Nov 2022
Tell the African Union to help reconnect the internet in Tigray and across Ethiopia
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Transparency

Transparency Reporting Index

3 Oct 2022
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Transparency Reporting Index
3 Oct 2022
Transparency Reporting Index
#KeepItOn
Internet Shutdowns

KeepItOn: frequently asked questions

19 Aug 2022
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KeepItOn: frequently asked questions
19 Aug 2022
KeepItOn: frequently asked questions
Internet Shutdowns

#KeepItOn: fighting internet shutdowns around the world

19 Aug 2022
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#KeepItOn: fighting internet shutdowns around the world
19 Aug 2022
#KeepItOn: fighting internet shutdowns around the world
Digital Security

Biden Era Policy Tracker

18 Aug 2022
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Biden Era Policy Tracker
18 Aug 2022
Biden Era Policy Tracker
Surveillance

Ban Biometric Surveillance

18 Aug 2022
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Ban Biometric Surveillance
18 Aug 2022
Ban Biometric Surveillance
RightsCon Costa Rica 2023 RightsCon 2023

RightsCon 2023

Join thousands of the world’s leading experts from across sectors to shape the agenda, solve problems, and drive change.

Digital Security Helpline

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