Local approaches to closing the digital gender gap Rapid progress on the digital gender gap is possible. Here's what our #WomensRightsOnline network is up to: http://bit.ly/2qZEHDM
We know that women — who are 50% less likely than men ...
Measuring Progress, Driving Action Less than 20% of women in Ghana have access to the internet. Our #WomensRightsOnline score card has more insights into the country's digital gender gap: http://bit.ly/2msRMDz
Open Data Barometer NEW RESEARCH: As citizens demand accountability from leaders, governments are keeping data locked away. See the latest Open Data Barometer for more. http://opendatabarometer.org/
A global measure of how governments are ...
Timeline Photos Stay tuned for the launch of the #ODBarometer tomorrow - measuring government #OpenData efforts in 115 countries: http://bit.ly/2pIsMHT
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FCC confirms it will proceed with net neutrality reversal [STATEMENT] Web Foundation responds as Federal Communications Commission votes to undo #NetNeutrality protections: http://bit.ly/2pZu68R
Today, the US Federal Communications Commission voted to open a process that puts net neutrality rules ...
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Watch: Vint Cerf on inventing the Internet, defending Al Gore In this far-ranging interview from 2001, "Father of the Internet" Vinton Cerf recalls having to "shove TCP down people's throats" and lobby for government permission to commercialize the 'Net.
Research Headlines - Smartphone solutions for smarter, greener urban mobility If the arrival of spring is not enough to get you out walking and cycling, an EU-funded initiative is launching a number of mobile applications offering incentives to lead a ...
Are Universal Service Funds being used to close the online gender gap? Addressing the global digital gender gap is necessary to achieving the #SDGs. We're working with UN Women to find out more about the role of USFs in closing the digital ...
Report on ways to bridge the gender digital divide from a human rights Here's a look at a newly released report on 'Ways to bridge the gender digital divide from a human rights perspective' by United Nations Human Rights: http://bit.ly/2q1Mleu
Human Rights Council ...
Audio: Take a listen to the Data Curious to Data Ready Discussion We joined International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies's conversation on #DataLiteracy and discussed what it means for individuals and organisations. Check it out here: http://bit.ly/2pXX0qE
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Access to information is a fundamental human right and no one should be deprived of that. Wikipedia stands for a world where everyone can share in the sum of all ...
Web Foundation urges Turkish authorities to restore access to Wikipedia We support Wikipedia in urging Turkish authorities to #UnblockWikipedia for the millions of people in Turkey who have been blocked: http://bit.ly/2pmYfkp
On April 29, all language editions of Wikipedia were ...
Research Headlines - Reflecting on cultural opposition to communism The EU-funded COURAGE project is compiling and analysing collections of cultural opposition in former socialist countries, making the collections more accessible for educational and research purposes and highlighting their importance ...
Research Headlines - A capacity boost for Europe's fibre optic network The EU-funded INVENTION project aims to develop a cost-effective approach that will boost the capacity of Europe's optical fibre network to handle the ever-increasing demand for high-bandwidth applications such as ...
Research Headlines - Cloud computing: quality control The use of cloud-based systems is expanding so quickly that their quality and security can sometimes be compromised. In response, the EU-funded SENECA project is identifying key challenges facing the ...
Research Headlines - Innovative cloud network to simplify travel planning An EU-funded project aims to boost the competitiveness of Europe's travel industry by developing a cutting-edge cloud services platform capable of pulling together data from millions of service providers. The ...
Success Stories - Creating 3D models with your mobile phone In a World where smartphones, sensors and cameras are everywhere, researchers dream of using their mobile phones differently. Let's look at whether our smartphones can help to create sophisticated 3D ...

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