Stories about Advocacy from April, 2019
Human Rights Watch says Tanzania has witnessed "a marked decline in respect for free expression, association and assembly" under the current government.
Government actions in Sri Lanka Easter bombings raise the question: Is social media helping or hurting?
The swift decision to block certain social media platforms suggests that in the eyes of the Sri Lankan government, these services can make an already bad situation worse.
Mansoor is serving ten years in jail after a court convicted him of publishing false information and rumours on social media.
Activists, who have recently been released from prison, only enjoy freedom from 6am to 6pm.
The movement triggered a backlash for independent journalists and people who wanted to document the protests and ensuing crackdown.
While the internet can provide a platform for marginalized voices, it can also facilitate their victimization.