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Take Back the Tech to Fight Violence Against Women

Written By: Audacia Ray
December 9, 2010

 

As we near the close of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Campaign, we’ve heard from organizations and individuals from around the world who have taken up the call and organized special events and campaigns to address violence against women.

One of my favorites is Take Back The Tech!, a collaborative online campaign that takes place during the 16 Days. It is a call to everyone – especially women and girls – to take control of technology to end violence against women.

This year they’ve been encouraging campaign supporters to take actions to address the ways that technology is used to bully, intimidate, and otherwise encourage violence against women in both online and offline spaces.

Here are a few of my favorites:

Browse Take Back the Tech’s Daily Action Library to get more ideas for actions that you can take to make communication and information sharing easier and better for women’s rights advocates.

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