The more we use the Internet and the ever evolving digital technologies, the more risks and threats we expose ourselves to. There are a number of (potential) adversaries who have everything to gain from getting their hands on our personal data: companies, governments, criminals and opportunistic people. This guide is intended to help the ordinary everyday technology user to safely navigate the digital space and protect themselves from common digital threats both online.
The African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms was developed to broaden the view of civil and political rights to include internet-related issues that are important for developing country actors. Those for whom the internet is a vital platform for expression and participation, including women’s rights activists and people of diverse sexualities and gender identities, will see their issues reflected in the Declaration. For years, APC has been working with other organisations and.