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Gender at Work Book Club

The mission of the Bookclub is to unite diverse voices from within and outside the Gender at Work network and discuss books, articles, films and other media that challenge our assumptions, stretch our boundaries and ignite our passion.

Joint statement on Facebook's internal guidelines for content moderation

In late May the Guardian released the Facebook Files, leaked internal documents revealing how the company moderates content. Many of us have long called for more transparency around Facebook's content moderation so we can better understand gender-based violence that happens on the platform and provide feedback.

Source: AWID and other organizations

Joint statement on Facebook's internal guidelines for content moderation

In late May the Guardian released the Facebook Files, leaked internal documents revealing how the company moderates content. Many of us have long called for more transparency around Facebook's content moderation so we can better understand gender-based violence that happens on the platform and provide feedback.

Source: AWID and other organizations

Joint statement on Facebook's internal guidelines for content moderation

In late May the Guardian released the Facebook Files, leaked internal documents revealing how the company moderates content. Many of us have long called for more transparency around Facebook's content moderation so we can better understand gender-based violence that happens on the platform and provide feedback.

Source: AWID and other organizations

Russia: Government vs. Rights Groups

For the past four years, the Kremlin has sought to stigmatize criticism or alternative views of government policy as disloyal, foreign-sponsored, or even traitorous.  It is part of a sweeping crackdown to silence critical voices that has included new legal restrictions on the internet, on freedom of expression, on the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, and on other fundamental freedoms.

Source: Human Rights Watch

Interactive map: Femicides in Mexico

The interactive Femicides in Mexico Map is the most comprehensive and up-to-date of its kind. It is a citizen-led, civic, independent initiative based on open data. So far, it has recorded 2,355 cases.

Interactive map: Femicides in Mexico

The interactive Femicides in Mexico Map is the most comprehensive and up-to-date of its kind. It is a citizen-led, civic, independent initiative based on open data. So far, it has recorded 2,355 cases.

Interactive map: Femicides in Mexico

The interactive Femicides in Mexico Map is the most comprehensive and up-to-date of its kind. It is a citizen-led, civic, independent initiative based on open data. So far, it has recorded 2,355 cases.

The Virtual Lifeline

How the internet has changed the lives of disabled people and other marginalized groups.

Source: AWID Forum

The Virtual Lifeline

How the internet has changed the lives of disabled people and other marginalized groups.

Source: AWID Forum