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Thursday, June 13 • 5:15pm - 6:30pm
Studying the impact of shutdowns from the lens of gender, conflict, and ethnicity

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To be equipped with skills and knowledge required to devise studies on intentional Internet shutdowns while factoring in the intersections of gender, conflict-strained geographies and ethnicity. We would like the participants to be able to modify and adapt the study for their contexts and employ the lessons for the workshop for research or advocacy or both.

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Rohini Lakshané

Director (Emerging Research), The Bachchao Project

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Jan Rydzak

Associate Director for Program, Stanford Global Digital Policy Incubator
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Raashi Saxena

Gapminder Foundation, Consultant
Ms. Raashi Saxena is a consultant for Gapminder Foundation, a Swedish non-profit that promotes sustainable global development and achievement of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. In 2018, she served as a panelist at the United Nations Internet Governance Forum and presented... Read More →

Thursday June 13, 2019 5:15pm - 6:30pm BST
Hannibal (Laico)