IGF – Smart cities in the global south challenges/opportunities

I´ve coordinated with Paz Peña the 188 workshop session at IGF 2016 intitled Smart Cities in the Global South – challenges and opportunities with the speakers: Olga Cavalli (ITU), Amber Sinha (Center for Internet and Society), Catherine Garcia (Hague University), Victor Larios Rosillo (University of Guadalajara) and Romina Garrido (Datos Protegidos) Description of the session:[…]

Participación en el simposio Lavits

En el IV Simposio Internacional Lavits coordino una mesa y presento la investigación que estoy haciendo en la pasantía en Derechos Digitales – Chile, juntamente con Coding Rights, comparando los casos de smart transportation en Santiago y Rio de Janeiro. ¿Nuevos paradigmas de vigilancia? Miradas desde América Latina 21-23 de noviembre de 2016, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina[…]

13th AWID – Association for Women’s Rights in Development Forum

Coding Rights attended AWID FORUM  in Costa do Sauípe to present reports as mestruapps (track your period apps), hatespeech and human rights and pre launch the antivigilancia newsletter about online violence, privacy and anonimity. It was a great opportunity to participate and discuss women´s rights agenda for the Global South. One of the most powerful[…]

WOMEN’S BODIES ON DIGITAL BATTLEGROUNDS: Networks of Information and Support by Pro-choice Activists in Latin America

The report Sexuality, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, and the Internet produced for Arrow by many women activists in Latin America includes a text about Safer Nudes! A Sexy Guide for Digital Security written by Natasha Felizi, Joana Varon, Fernanda Shirakawa and Raquel Rennó from Coding Rights (see page 36).


Coding Right´s Safer Nudes (Sex guide to digital security) project was launched at IGF 2015 (Internet Governance Forum). It was also a great occasion to discuss harassment and hate speech on the internet under the freedom of speech policies. Coding Rights director, Joana Varon was the key speaker at the open cerimony and Lucas Teixeira,[…]