Cybersexism and gender-based violence highlighted

The article Cybersexism is virtual, yet real and harmful opens with a slide saying ‘Social media represents the main channel for psychological violence including death, rape, assault or abduction threats’. Highlighting the UN’s UNiTE campaign to end violence against women, and 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence, the article also cites APC and UN Broadband Commission reports to explain the issues. This article is part of Egypt Today’s campaign ‘Break the Silence … Say No to Violence. Along these same priority lines, the Chayn project has published ’16 tips to take control of your online life’ from their DIY Guide to Online Safety.

                                  After being harassed or abused online infographic