Pakistanis have long suffered from internet shutdowns. At last, their voices are being heard.
27 Feb 2018 •
Responding to a court challenge to internet shutdowns in Pakistan, the Islamabad high court ruled that shutting down mobile networks is illegal under most circumstances.
While loved ones share holidays, internet shutdowns leave families disconnected
21 Dec 2017 •
When a government shuts down the internet, real people feel the impact. Read the stories of people harmed by ongoing network restrictions in Cameroon, and if you’ve suffered under a shutdown, share your own story.
“Is this real?” Three people inside Cameroon’s ongoing internet shutdown
19 Oct 2017 •
This is the second time the government has ordered a shutdown this year, and it’s happening even after an official promised not to interfere with internet access.
Dispatches from an internet shutdown — Togo
22 Sep 2017 •
Victims of the internet shutdown in Togo share their stories.
If an internet shutdown changed your life, you may be able to help us stop them
11 Sep 2017 •
We’re launching a new project to collect stories of people impacted by internet shutdowns. Here’s what we’ve learned so far.