A global conference on gender, sexuality and the internet is underway in Malaysia, convened by the Association for Progressive Communications (APC). Running from 12 to 17 April 2014, the conference brings together academics, activists and specialists to develop a collective understanding of gender and internet rights.
Since 2008, APC's Women’s Rights and Communications and Information Policy Programmes are engaged in sexual rights movements in the internet. Their recent research findings revealed urgency for a feminist discourse to address rampant latent online sexism.The conference seeks to:
The dialogue can be followed on Twitter using the hashtag #imagineafeministinternet.
More information are available here.