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Resources for Women Writers and Community Activists

category international | gender and sexuality | other press author Sunday August 19, 2007 20:04author by Chris Murray Report this post to the editors

Including links.



Independent Media Centre, otherwise known as CIM and Indymedia operates a
women's list which has links to both Global and Pan -European sites, where women
are working on tech development and support mechanisms for women writers.
Most of the developers do not hail from Indymedia but from a wide variety of disciplines
that feed into each other and generally there are multiple crossings between lists.

http://www.linuxchix.org and http://europeanfeministforum.org are two of the groups that
participate in creating spaces for developing free open software systems.
Linuxchix logo
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The full range of resources for women who are interested in writing, tech and software
development are available in links to several articles , previously published on the newswire:-

http://www.indymedia.ie/article/83394
http://www.indymedia.ie/article/79874
http://www.indymedia.ie/article/81511

The 'Take back the Tech' and 'Ungdomshuset 'articles relate to groups who
are currently using free open software systems they developed and are working in
affinity groups with the European Feminist Forum.

Instructions on cms and article writing come from a variety of places including:-

http://europeanfeministforum.org/spip.php?article162

The IWMF:- International Women in Media Federation also runs online courses in
tech and reporting for women:-

http://www.iwmf.org

http://www.isiswomen.org have been developing community media and online
magazines that create awareness of issues pertinent to a wide variety of causes
and include women activist feeds from Oaxaca and Iran, where community media
and activism amongst feminist writers (incl.solidarity actions for imprisoned
feminist writers is ongoing).

Links to discussion lists on IMC and the chats page are available through:

imc-women@lists.indymedia.org
imc-europe@lists.indymedia.org

The EFF- European Feminist Forum has interesting discussion documents ranging
from Migrancy to Secularisation, to War and Reproductive Rights. The pages include links to
affinity groups who are developing tech and creating supports for community media
activists.

Related Link: http://www.europeanfeministforum.org

 #   Title   Author   Date 
   Some Report links from the EFF Newsletters     C Murray    Sun Aug 26, 2007 18:35 
   Gnu users are boys too!     C Murray    Thu Aug 30, 2007 16:27 
   in your own words please     plug    Thu Aug 30, 2007 18:34 
   If ye are a girlie     C Murray    Thu Aug 30, 2007 19:16 
   Essentialism     Another Plug    Fri Aug 31, 2007 08:33 
   Link     C Murray    Fri Aug 31, 2007 09:08 
   Enactment of Human Security act in the Phillipines     C Murray    Fri Aug 31, 2007 14:29 
   Solidarity message     so36    Wed Sep 12, 2007 17:42 


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