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may, 2021

20may10:00 am1:00 pmFeaturedOfficial Launching Cyber Wo-Fare /Flag Off CeremonyPrograms for Women & Girls on Cyber Security

Event Details

The accessibility and convenience of computers, smart-phones, PDA’s and other hand-held devices are unprecedented.
As such the Internet has become the number one virtual platform of communication, as its provides a quick and easy reference tools with regards to online community, mobile/Internet banking, social media platforms and other digital platforms for information sharing, these technologies have also become a weapon against women and girls coupled with the existing pandemic of violence against them.

Women and Girls are subjected to various forms of gender-based cyber violence. This violence refers to online behaviour targeting women and girls, intended to intimidate, to coerce, or to cause fear, anxiety, humiliation and extreme emotional distress, which includes but not limited to, cyber stalking, non-consensual pornography (or ‘revenge porn’), distributing child pornography, electronic-enabled human trafficking, Identity theft, fraud ‘financial crimes’, gender-based slurs and harassment, unsolicited pornography,  ‘sextortion’, rape and death threats.

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Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Temperature Checked At Entrance
Physical Distance Maintained
Event Area Sanitized

Time

(Thursday) 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location

Planet Hall, Bolingo Hotel & Towers Abuja

Plot 777, Independence Avenue, Central Business District, Abuja

Organizer

Women in ICT FoundationBabajide Titilayo Abuja, Nigeria

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