digital divide

Oct 4, 2018
Sir Tim Berners-Lee at Open Data Awards 2015. Photo: Open Data Institute Knowledge for Everyone/Flickr

Digital activists are fighting to reclaim the web

Penney Kome
World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee is set to unveil a new commercial-free platform. He's part of a growing movement to decentralize the web and break down online inequality.
Sep 22, 2015

Bridging the age divide in digital technology

Rose Marie Whalley interviews Communications Professor Kim Sawchuk, researching aging and mobile technology, about ways to bridge the age divide in communities.
Jul 28, 2015
Women learn computer skills. Photo: Spark Creative Ltd/Flickr

Where is Canada's digital inclusion strategy?

Suzanne Smythe
Digital access is an ongoing effort that requires a comprehensive vision and an integration of the seven principles of access, oriented to the needs of lower-income Canadians.
Activist Toolkit


Psiphon is a piece of software that allows citizens in uncensored countries to provide full access to the internet to friends and family members who live behind firewalls of states that censor


Oct 23, 2010
OISE (Ontario Institute Studies Education)
252 Bloor Street West 7th Floor
M5S 1V6 Toronto , ON
43° 40' 4.4004" N, 79° 23' 54.1392" W
Ontario CA
SocialTechCampToronto is a conference/unconference about local and international social technology projects.

VanChange Camp

Jun 20, 2009 to Jun 21, 2009
BCIT Downtown Campus
555 Seymour St.
Vancouver , BC
49° 17' 0.5712" N, 123° 6' 52.6536" W
British Columbia CA
VanChange Camp is a participatory, web-enabled event to imagine and build new ways to collaborate for social change in the digital age.
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