DIGITAL ACTIVIST RESIDENCY IN BERLIN, OCT – NOV 2015 : Call for applicants

DIGITAL ACTIVIST RESIDENCY IN BERLIN, OCT – NOV 2015 : Call for applicants

 

Tactical Tech is offering a residency in its offices in Berlin, Germany, for two months starting at the beginning of October 2015.  The residency is designed to support activists from Latin America, Africa, Asia, Central Asia, the Caucasus or the Middle East, who utilise digital technologies extensively in their work. This is part of a project launched by the Tactical Technology Collective and Reporters without Borders Germany. Tactical Tech is looking for an experienced digital activist interested in joining a small team working internationally on issues related to Tactical Tech’s current strategic priorities. This means you should be experienced in working in at least one of the following areas of activity :

  • Understanding and exposing issues; using data, design and technology to help people understand and investigate systemic issues in their own societies.
  • The politics of data; understanding what it means to live in a ‘data society’, how we leave digital traces and what this means for the privacy of everyday users in different contexts.
  • Digital security for human rights defenders and journalists; working practically to sustain freedom of expression in the digital sphere.

To apply, fill in an application form and email it to [email protected] by 23 July 2015.

For more information regarding the application criteria and procedure checkout: tacticaltech.org/residency2015

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