More Reflections from RightsCon in Tunis and Edward Snowden's appearance at ORGCon,
At ORGCon, Big Brother Watch’s Silkie Carlo, referred to our current situation as the “New Tech Crisis” – that’s the first time I have heard this phrase being used to describe the topic that in hindsight has been the main theme of the three international events I’ve attended during the past few months: these two and RightsCon Tunis.
APC and our members have a crucial role to play in moving this story on using the same media that is proving so difficult to control and regulate, but that can transmit our messages instantaneously. Using best practices in ethics, ecology and tech, we can set an example and show the way to reinstate the free, open, positive internet as part of a sustainable future.
Read the full blog here: RightsCon, ORGCon and how we are going to rescue the internet, part 2
Photo: The future of tech:Mobile phone repair shops in Tunis