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Africa Digital Safety Tips

Digital safety guide for LGBTQ+ activists in Africa

2 Jul 2024

Rising LGBTQ+ intolerance in many African countries drives digital repression of activists. This guide provides safety tips and resources for protecting against these threats.

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Digital safety guide for LGBTQ+ activists in Africa
2 Jul 2024
Digital safety guide for LGBTQ+ activists in Africa
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Strengthening civil society’s defenses: Digital Security Helpline hits 10,000 cases

7 Jun 2021

The Digital Security Helpline is a lifeline that supports at-risk groups and individuals from civil society. Read “Strengthening civil society’s defenses: what Access Now’s Digital Security Helpline has learned from its first 10,000 cases.”

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Strengthening civil society’s defenses: Digital Security Helpline hits 10,000 cases
7 Jun 2021
Strengthening civil society’s defenses: Digital Security Helpline hits 10,000 cases
International Women's Day

Six Latin American activist organizations you can support for International Women’s Day

8 Mar 2021

On International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating the hard work of six activist organizations in Latin America that are making digital spaces safer for women during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond.

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Six Latin American activist organizations you can support for International Women’s Day
8 Mar 2021
Six Latin American activist organizations you can support for International Women’s Day

In Tunisia, 45 organizations speak out against Instagram hate campaign targeting the LGBTQ community

28 Sep 2020

A coalition of organizations including Mawjoudin, Damj, and Access Now are asking Instagram and others to stand in solidarity with the LGBTQ community in the face of hatred and violence on the platform.

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In Tunisia, 45 organizations speak out against Instagram hate campaign targeting the LGBTQ community
28 Sep 2020
In Tunisia, 45 organizations speak out against Instagram hate campaign targeting the LGBTQ community
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Digital Security Helpline: In 2020, LGBTQ groups are facing more online harassment than ever

29 Jun 2020

According to our stats so far in 2020, LGBTQ people are experiencing more incidents of online harassment, attacks on their accounts, and censorship.

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Digital Security Helpline: In 2020, LGBTQ groups are facing more online harassment than ever
29 Jun 2020
Digital Security Helpline: In 2020, LGBTQ groups are facing more online harassment than ever
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Voices from MENA during Pride: sharing our stories, staying secure together

18 Jun 2020
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Voices from MENA during Pride: sharing our stories, staying secure together
18 Jun 2020
Voices from MENA during Pride: sharing our stories, staying secure together

Facebook in the era of #EnaZeda: A toxic or liberating platform for women?

6 Mar 2020

Thousands of women have shared their stories as part of the #EnaZeda campaign, Tunisia’s version of #MeToo. For International Women’s Day, we are sharing lessons on the potential and limitations of social media for amplifying women’s voices and catalyzing the movement for equality in the digital era. 

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Facebook in the era of #EnaZeda: A toxic or liberating platform for women?
6 Mar 2020
Facebook in the era of #EnaZeda: A toxic or liberating platform for women?
Vietnam: Immediately release Pham Doan Trang

New wave of online attacks in Nicaragua puts opposition voices at risk of physical violence

13 Sep 2018

Our Digital Security Helpline has observed increasingly sophisticated online attacks against activists and journalists. We’re offering help.

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New wave of online attacks in Nicaragua puts opposition voices at risk of physical violence
13 Sep 2018
New wave of online attacks in Nicaragua puts opposition voices at risk of physical violence

LGBTQI communities: proud and secure online

21 Jun 2018

During Pride Month, we celebrate the many activists, journalists, human rights defenders, and community members who have helped to build a more equal and rights-respecting world, often at great personal sacrifice.

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LGBTQI communities: proud and secure online
21 Jun 2018
LGBTQI communities: proud and secure online
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Acoso.Online: Supporting victims of online harassment across Latin America

20 Mar 2018

As part of a series to celebrate Women’s History Month, we spoke to Acoso.Online about the critical work the organization is doing.

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Acoso.Online: Supporting victims of online harassment across Latin America
20 Mar 2018
Acoso.Online: Supporting victims of online harassment across Latin America