RECOMMENDATIONS FOR CIVIL SOCIETY

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Harassment and digital
safety

 
  • Develop comprehensive approaches to eradicate cyber-related violence against women and girls online.

  • Support and invest in applications, services and other measures that make it safer for women and girls to access and use the Internet, addressing issues of harassment, abuse and violence.

  • Increase awareness of the threats that prevent women and girls from accessing and using the Internet and how they can be addressed or reduced through awareness campaigns and digital literacy programmes (targeting both men and women in education and awareness activities).

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Education and digital
skills

 

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Access and
affordability

 
  • Develop initiatives for achieving affordable Internet access for women and girls that are based on an understanding of the ways in which population segments are impacted by affordability issues.

  • Support approaches that help ensure that the cost of data and devices for accessing the Internet is affordable to women and girls, particularly for those with lower incomes.

  • Support efforts to increase network coverage, capacity and quality as well as access to existing capacity, particularly in underserved areas where a significant proportion of the population are women and girls.

  • Support efforts to increase network coverage, capacity and quality as well as access to existing capacity, particularly in underserved areas where a significant proportion of the population are women and girls.

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