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KeepItOn 2023 Report Internet Shutdowns

NGOs warn Elon Musk of ‘collective punishment’ if Starlink in Sudan is shut down

18 May 2024
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NGOs warn Elon Musk of ‘collective punishment’ if Starlink in Sudan is shut down
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18 May 2024
NGOs warn Elon Musk of ‘collective punishment’ if Starlink in Sudan is shut down
KeepItOn 2023 Report Internet Shutdowns

Telecoms shutdown making Sudan’s humanitarian crisis worse: NGOs

17 May 2024
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Telecoms shutdown making Sudan’s humanitarian crisis worse: NGOs
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17 May 2024
Telecoms shutdown making Sudan’s humanitarian crisis worse: NGOs
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NGOs urge Sudan’s warring parties to end communications blackouts

15 May 2024
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NGOs urge Sudan’s warring parties to end communications blackouts
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15 May 2024
NGOs urge Sudan’s warring parties to end communications blackouts
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Telecommunications Blackout in Sudan: Parties to the Conflict Must End Collective Punishment and Enable Access to Life-Saving Telecommunications

13 May 2024

Amidst the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Sudan, over 90 organizations urgently appeal for the reestablishment of telecommunications infrastructure in the country.

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Telecommunications Blackout in Sudan: Parties to the Conflict Must End Collective Punishment and Enable Access to Life-Saving Telecommunications
13 May 2024
Telecommunications Blackout in Sudan: Parties to the Conflict Must End Collective Punishment and Enable Access to Life-Saving Telecommunications
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The Sudan conflict: how internet shutdowns deepen a humanitarian crisis

21 Mar 2024

These stories from the Sudan conflict show the human impact of the internet shutdowns that plunged the country into darkness last month.

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The Sudan conflict: how internet shutdowns deepen a humanitarian crisis
21 Mar 2024
The Sudan conflict: how internet shutdowns deepen a humanitarian crisis
#KeepItOn during elections

#KeepItOn in times of war: Sudan’s communications shutdown must be reversed urgently 

9 Feb 2024

The warring parties in Sudan must immediately end the disruption of internet access across the country and #KeepItOn!

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#KeepItOn in times of war: Sudan’s communications shutdown must be reversed urgently 
9 Feb 2024
#KeepItOn in times of war: Sudan’s communications shutdown must be reversed urgently 
#KeepItOn during elections

In Africa and the Middle East, internet shutdowns shroud human rights abuses

9 Mar 2023

Access Now’s new joint report examines how authorities in Africa and the Middle East weaponize internet shutdowns to obscure human rights abuses.

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In Africa and the Middle East, internet shutdowns shroud human rights abuses
9 Mar 2023
In Africa and the Middle East, internet shutdowns shroud human rights abuses
Access Now and the #KeepItOn coalition's report unpacks internet shutdowns in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, and globally.

Resurging internet shutdowns in 2022: weapons of control, shields of impunity

28 Feb 2023
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Resurging internet shutdowns in 2022: weapons of control, shields of impunity
28 Feb 2023
Resurging internet shutdowns in 2022: weapons of control, shields of impunity
#NoExamShutdown

Empty promises: more internet shutdowns during exams in MENA

24 Aug 2022

As students in MENA sit down for national exams, governments cut off the internet and implement shutdowns. Here’s what happened in 2022.

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Empty promises: more internet shutdowns during exams in MENA
24 Aug 2022
Empty promises: more internet shutdowns during exams in MENA
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Access Now Grants: how we support the activists who defend our rights during conflict and crisis

23 May 2022

In 2021, Access Now Grants supported grassroots, frontline, and feminist digital rights organizations and human rights defenders.

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Access Now Grants: how we support the activists who defend our rights during conflict and crisis
23 May 2022
Access Now Grants: how we support the activists who defend our rights during conflict and crisis