ICT for development

APC letter to the President of the UN General Assembly on the World Summit on the Information Society Ten-year Review (WSIS+10)
APC letter to the President of the UN General Assembly on the World Summit on the Information Society Ten-year Review (WSIS+10) 13 June 2015 APC

The goal of people-centred information societies can only be achieved through constant adherence to the principle of inclusive participation. This is why meaningful participation of all stakeholders is so important in the ten-year review and in furthering the WSIS vision beyond 2015.    

Letter to the President of the UN General Assembly on the World Summit on the Information Society Ten-year Review (WSIS+10)
Letter to the President of the UN General Assembly on the World Summit on the Information Society Ten-year Review (WSIS+10) 13 June 2015 APC

The goal of people-centred information societies can only be achieved through constant adherence to the principle of inclusive participation. This is why meaningful participation of all stakeholders is so important in the ten-year review and in furthering the WSIS vision beyond 2015.

RightsCon Southeast Asia happening 24-25 March in Manila, Philippines
RightsCon Southeast Asia happening 24-25 March in Manila, Philippines 20 March 2015 Flavia Fascendini

Civil society organisations, engineers, activists, lawyers, companies and governments will join together to address the subject of the internet and human rights in this rapidly evolving region, in an effort to protect the open internet and defend the digital rights of its users.

Instituto DEMOS
Instituto DEMOS 02 March 2015

Instituto DEMOS works on promoting, strengthening and accompanying women's, youth and indigenous organisations and fostering democratic development processes at the local, national and international levels. DEMOS's vision is that of an inclusive Guatemala and Central America region based on social justice, human security and the exercise of human rights.

APC at the Global Voices Summit – Internet Rights in Your Backyard
APC at the Global Voices Summit – Internet Rights in Your Backyard 25 January 2015 Leila Nachawati Rego

In 2015, APC in partnership with Article 19 will be leading the project Local Actions to Secure Internet Rights (LASIR).

On being an ISP in Japan
On being an ISP in Japan 27 November 2014 Flavia Fascendini

Association for Progressive Communications (APC) members reflect on the highlights of their work and how membership has supported them.

Arturo Bregaglio from Association Trinidad
Arturo Bregaglio from Association Trinidad 27 November 2014 Flavia Fascendini

Association for Progressive Communications (APC) members reflect on the highlights of their work and how membership has supported them.

Bits and bytes from my APNIC fellowship
Bits and bytes from my APNIC fellowship 14 October 2014 Sarah Escandor-Tomas

APNIC38 fellowsIt’s been two weeks now since I attended the APNIC 38 conference but the good experience lingers ‒ meeting my co-fellows, meeting the network players in the region, relating with the friendly and helpful APNIC team, learning from the network experts, and last but not le

Reaching out to rural NGOs in South Africa
Reaching out to rural NGOs in South Africa 15 September 2014 SANGONeT

The Southern African NGO Network (SANGONeT) has embarked on repositioning itself and making inroads in rural provinces that have never benefited from SANGONeT programmes and products. Most NGOs in rural areas lack the capacity to engage in and participate on ICT platforms. To address this problem SANGONeT established a Capacity Building Unit that has started to move to all regions to carry out ...

Pangea celebra su 20 aniversario en noviembre de 2013
Pangea celebra su 20 aniversario en noviembre de 2013 15 September 2014 Pangea

Hace 20 años que Pangea se dedica a acercarle internet y todas sus posibilidades a los movimientos y organizaciones sociales, promoviendo el uso estratégico de las redes de comunicación y las TIC para contribuir al desarrollo y la justicia social.

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