Posts tagged gender
PeaceTech Exchange, Mumbai On Gender-based Violence


In order to assist the civil society organizations in India working on these issues, Samhita Social Ventures in collaboration with the US Institute of Peace and  US Consulate in Mumbai is conducting a PeaceTech Exchange at the American School of Bombay on December 6 and 7, 2014. PeaceTech Exchange (PTX) on GBV is a two day interactive conference where USIP will pair local and international technologists with local and regional civil society organizations to provide training, resources and assistance that enable participants to harness low cost, easy to implement technologies to build their capacity and better meet their mission.

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Kelly HoyeIndia, gender, PTX
Technology for Women Countering Violent Extremism

United States Institute of Peace

Have you ever wondered how using a cell phone could counter hateful words or actions? Consider the example of Sisi Ni Amani in Kenya, dedicated to both traditional and new ways of communicating about preventing violence in Kenya, and established by a forward thinking woman who was trying to affect change through easily accessible technology.

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Kelly Hoyetechnology, gender, CVE