Whether it's e-waste and clean tech, the targeting of environmental activists, or the energy powering internet infrastructure, the consequences of the climate crisis are universal and interconnected. I'm excited about our commitment to put climate crisis on the #RightsCon agenda.
As many around the world take to the streets for the #GlobalClimateStrike (including the @accessnow team!), we're sharing our commitment to sustainability and environmental justice at #RightsCon - both in program and in production. Read more: https://www.rightscon.org/technology-in-the-time-of-climate-crisis/
Those at the front lines of the fight for a green future are increasingly under attack.
Today, as millions join the #ClimateStrike, we're asking: Can digital activism survive the climate crisis? #RightsCon https://www.rightscon.org/technology-in-the-time-of-climate-crisis/
In 2020, #RightsCon is taking on technology in the time of climate crisis. We’re putting sustainability issues on the agenda in Costa Rica, and committing to producing a green, cleaner summit. #ClimateStrike http://rightscon.org/technology-in-the-time-of-climate-crisis
Today, millions of people around the world are taking action for the #GlobalClimateStrike. We stand in solidarity with those striking and are reflecting on our role and responsibility to put climate crisis on the #RightsCon agenda. Read our commitment: https://www.rightscon.org/technology-in-the-time-of-climate-crisis/
Also bummed I couldn't be there, but btwn #RightsCon in N Africa in June, #DEFCON27 in Vegas in August, and @cochranecollab in Chile next month, low on $$ for travel to SilVal this year. Next year! #Health2Con
Digital ID, indigenous data sovereignty, internet shutdowns & disinformation, financial inclusion, AI, and content moderation. These 6 issues at the nexus of human rights & technology were tackled during Solve My Problem sessions at #RightsCon Tunis. ⬇️ https://www.rightscon.org/cms/assets/uploads/2019/08/RC19-Tunis-outcomes-report.pdf
NEW! “CVT at #RightsCon, a Premier Gathering for Activists.” Learn about the new tech innovations revolutionizing #humanrights! Ayman Malhis, digital media coordinator for @newtacticsmena, has more: http://bit.ly/2lV59hs