GL is committed with media, governance and gender justice. Working with partners at local, national, regional and international level to promote gender equality in and through the media and effective campaigns for ending gender violence, HIV and AIDS.
In 2005, a group of scholars and activists, mostly from the global South, created the Copy/South Research Group to analyse, criticise, and confront the oppressive nature of current global copyright regimes, such as those defended by the World Intellectual Property Organisation, and similar ones around the globe.
A network of over 150 civil society organizations in Nigeria comprising of civil rights, grassroots, and community-based Non-Governmental Organizations campaigning for the passage of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Bill and eventual implementation when it becomes law in Nigeria.
International NGO dedicated to the dissemination of New Information and Communication Technologies (NICT) in developing countries, especially in Latin America and the Caribbean.
International Internet Community for Environment, Human Rights, Development and Peace. APC is a major CSO worldwide network in advocating for and facilitating the use of information and communications technologies (ICTs) by civil society.
NGO sites
Arab Info Mall
This project is a tri-lingual website (Arabic, English, and French), through which Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) are represented as a kiosk inside the mall.
Catalysing Access to ICT in Africa - CATIA
The CATIA programme works to enable poor people in Africa to gain benefit from the opportunities offered by Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and to act as a catalyst for reform. It will support a package of activities to improve affordable access to the full range of ICTs, from Internet to community radio.
CEMINA's aim is to ensure that issues related to gender and human rights are at the forefront and an integral part of information and communication in Brazil.
Centre for Media Studies
CMS is an independent multi-disciplinary research and development organisation. Research areas include: media, communications and social and development issues. India.
News, features and analysis about India's Internet experience.
IT for Change
IT for Change (ITfC) is a non-profit organisation located in India. ITfC envisions a society capable of effectively using Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) as a tool to further progressive social change.
Pambazuka News
It is a tool for progressive social change in Africa. Pambazuka News offers a comprehensive weekly round-up of news on human rights, conflict, health, environment, social welfare, development, the internet, literature and arts in Africa.
Southeast Asian Press Alliance
The Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA) is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation campaigning for genuine press freedom in Southeast Asia.
The Third World Institute (ITeM)
ITeM is a citizens' organization that works for civil society. It carries out information, communication and educational activities at national and international levels on issues related to environment, development and globalization. Uruguay
Voices Against 377
A coalition of Non Governmental Organisations (NGO) and progressive groups based in Delhi. It is a point of intersection and dialogue between various social movements that these groups represent, where a united voice is being articulated against Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which criminalizes private consensual sexual acts deemed to be against the order of nature. India.
International and Regional Organizations
International NGOs and Networks
Information Resources

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Selected news
Civil Society deeply concerned about roll back in democratic freedoms in South Africa
Wed Aug 11 2010 - Source: Civicus
Civil society organisations express deep apprehension at the recent attempts to strangle the media and the freedom of expression in South Africa.
Technology transforms election monitoring in Kenya
Thu Aug 05 2010 - Source: uchaguzi
Civil society organizations in Kenya have helped build an online platform that has actively monitored Kenya's constitutional referendum on August 4, 2010 via sms, titter and mail. This is a key step towards the consolidation of democracy in the country.
Take back the tech on human rights day
Thu Dec 10 2009 - Source: APC
The last day of Take Back The Tech! falls on International Human Rights Day. This acts as an important reminder that the many forms of violence against women violate our most fundamental human rights.

Access to knowledge - Tue Jun 30 2009

Fuente: Transnational Institute

Communication Intellectual Property Rights Internet governance E-strategies
Telecentres ICTD within the framework of the MDGs Rural access to ICTs Universal Access Funds
The challenge of developing ICTs in Africa "Cybercrime" and human rights WTO trade agreements and ICTs Access to knowledge
UNESCO Convention on Cultural Diversity The right to communicate Software: Patents and copyrights Media diversity under threat
World Summit on the Information Society - WSIS    

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