About APC APC. APC Annual Report 2015. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Contributions to other publications Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women in collaboration with Tactical Technology Collective. ARROW for Change: Sexuality, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, and the Internet. Kuala Lumpur: Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women, 2016. APC produced the Spanish version of this publication. Doutje Lettinga and Lars van Troost, editors. Shifting Power and Human Rights Diplomacy: South Africa. Amsterdam: Amnesty International Netherlands, 2016. Deborah Brown and Sheetal Kumar. Using the Universal Periodic Review for Human Rights Online. Johannesburg: Global Partners Digital, 2016. Issue papers Nicole Shephard. Big data and sexual surveillance. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Reem Almasri. Digital safety in context: Perspectives on digital security training and human rights realities in the Arab world. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Mohammad Tarakiyee. Challenges to civil society participation in internet governance in the MENA region. Amman: APC, 2016. David Sullivan. Business and digital rights: Taking stock of the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights in the ICT sector. Montevideo: APC, 2016. Wafa Ben Hassine. Digital rights advocacy in the Arab world and the Universal Periodic Review. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Position papers APC. Ending digital exclusion: Why the access divide persists and how to close it. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Research Various authors. Global Information Society Watch 2016: Economic, Social and Cultural rights (ESCRs) and the internet. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Center for Information Technology and Development. Overcoming gender-based digital exclusion in northern Nigeria: A strategy document. Kano: CITAD, 2016. Sunil Abraham and Vidushi Marda. Economic, social and cultural rights in India: Opportunities for advocacy in intellectual property rights. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. APC, Coding Rights, Derechos Digitales and IFEX-ALC. Latin America in a Glimpse 2016. Santiago: Derechos Digitales, 2016. Ritu Srivastava and Arjun Sen. Mobile Phones for Social Change and Behavioural Change: A compendium of 100+ initiatives in India. New Delhi: Digital Empowerment Foundation and UNICEF India, 2016. Saleema Razvi, Ritu Srivastava and Buddhadeb Halder with collaboration of others. Mobile Phone: A Public Tool. Analysing the use of mobile technology in civic participation, education and health. New Delhi: Digital Empowerment Foundation and UNICEF India, 2016. APC. Extracting lessons from NETmundial: Achieving bottom-up and multistakeholder outcomes from global internet policy governance discussions. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Andrew Rens. The right to education and the internet: Case study on the role of the internet in provision and accessibility of educational resources in South Africa. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Gayathry Venkiteswaran. Freedom of assembly and association online in India, Malaysia and Pakistan: Trends, challenges and recommendations. Johannesburg: APC, 2016. Maricarmen Sequera Buzarquis, TEDIC. Examining Internet Freedom in Latin America: Paraguay country report. Montevideo: APC, 2016. Juan Diego Castañeda and Amalia Toledo, Fundación Karisma. Examining Internet Freedom in Latin America: Colombia country report. Montevideo: APC, 2016. Cooperativa Sulá Batsú. Examining Internet Freedom in Latin America: Costa Rica country report. Montevideo: APC, 2016. Luis Fernando García and Vladimir Chorny. Examining Internet Freedom in Latin America: Mexico country report. Montevideo: APC, 2016. Toolkits and guides Luis Fernando García. Inter-American Human Rights System instruments and their application to the digital environment: Training module. Montevideo: APC, 2016. Statements and submissions APC. APC’s priorities for the 11th Internet Governance Forum, Guadalajara, 2016. APC, Bytes for All, Pakistan and Digital Empowerment Foundation. Organisations condemn the abuse of power by the police in raiding the office of EMPOWER. Various authors. #KeepitOn: Joint letter on the internet and the election in Gambia. APC. APC welcomes ACHPR Resolution on the Right to Freedom of Information and Expression on the Internet in Africa. APC. APC welcomes UNGA resolution calling for effective measures to protect right to privacy in the digital age in the face of increasing challenges. APC. Crackdown on Bersih 2.0: APC condemns relentless attacks on freedom of assembly in Malaysia. APC Board of Directors. APC remarks on matter concerning allegations of sexual harassment by specific staff members of an APC member organisation. APC. APC welcomes landmark HRC resolution condemning threats to women journalists and restrictions on encryption. Various authors. Policy submission: Alternatives for Affordable Communications in rural South Africa. APC. APC condemns the affront to democracy in Brazil. APC. APC contribution to the ITU Council Working Group on International Internet-related Public Policy Issues: Open consultation on “Building an enabling environment for access to the Internet”. APC, Bytes for All, Pakistan and Media Matters for Democracy. Suggestions for internet-related human rights questions to be included in the list of issues on Pakistan, Human Rights Committee 120th session, June-July 2017. APC. Feminist Principles of the Internet – Version 2.0. Media Matters for Democracy, Bytes for All, Pakistan and APC. In spite of continued objections over serious human rights implications, Pakistan’s new cyber crime bill passes through: Joint statement. APC. APC welcomes Human Rights Council resolution on the internet and human rights. Various authors. Civil society at OECD event in Mexico rejects repression in Oaxaca. APC. APC condemns brutal state attacks on Oaxacan civil society. APC. 32nd Session of the Human Rights Council: Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the right to education, freedom of peaceful assembly and association. APC. 32nd session of the Human Rights Council: Oral statement by APC at the Annual Full-Day Discussion on the Human Rights of Women. APC, Bytes for All, Pakistan, Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF) and EMPOWER. Written submission to the Human Rights Councils’ 32nd session: State of internet rights in India, Malaysia and Pakistan. APC. The role of the internet in democratising the curation, interpretation and reconstruction of cultural heritage. APC. APC welcomes UN Special Rapporteur’s report on the role of private actors in protecting and promoting freedom of expression in the digital age. APC. Written statement by the Association for Progressive Communications on the right to education and the internet. APC. Malaysian parliament should heed civil society calls to reject flawed Communications and Multimedia Act amendments. Anriette Esterhuysen. High-level Policy Session statement at WSIS Forum. APC. Freedom of expression and the private sector in the digital age. Bytes for All, Pakistan, Media Matters for Democracy and APC. Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2016, yet another story of deception from democracy. APC, ARTICLE 19 and Public Knowledge. Cultural rights and the internet in Brazil: Presentation at the 157th session of the IACHR. Various authors. Sudan blocks civil society participation in UN-led human rights review. Various authors. Joint statement to Brazilian congress: Drop dangerous cybercrime bills. APC. Reflections from the Association for Progressive Communications on the 10th Internet Governance Forum, Brazil, November 2015. APC. APC condemns undermining of democracy in Brazil. WOUGNET, CIPESA and APC. Women’s Rights and the Internet in Uganda: Stakeholder Report, Universal Periodic Review 26th Session – Uganda. Various authors. Letter to Member States of the UN Human Rights Council, regarding resolution on the protection of human rights defenders addressing economic, social and cultural rights. Privacy International, Right2Know and APC. Submission in advance of the consideration of the periodic report of South Africa, Human Rights Committee. Privacy International, Right2Know and APC. Suggestions for right to privacy-related questions to be included in the list of issues on South Africa, Human Rights Committee. Various authors. Joint letter on internet shutdown in Uganda. APC and Bytes for All, Pakistan. Joint written statement to the UN Human Rights Council on the impact of religion on freedom of expression and women’s rights online. Various authors. Joint statement on initiatives to “counter and prevent violent extremism”. Various authors. Open letter to the UN Human Rights Council on “preventing and countering violent extremism and human rights”. Bytes for All Pakistan and APC. Call for clarity on terms of lifting of YouTube ban in Pakistan. Various authors. Open letter to the leaders of the world’s governments on security for all.