2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 1,900 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 3 years to get that many views.

Click here to see the complete report.

Feminist Digital Activism in Africa

I am currently helping on researching case studies for a toolkit that JASS (Just Associates) Southern Africa is undertaking as part of their mission of sustaining feminist movement building and organising. Since JASS is working mostly in southern Africa, we’ve … Continue reading

Mobile phones and activism in Africa

In the ongoing process of researching for my MA thesis, I’ve been most recently interested by how mobile phones are used in a context of activism, for advocacy, organisation or mobilisation purposes. Published in 2010, SMS Uprising: Mobile Activism in … Continue reading

2011 in review

Happy New Year!

WordPress has this little tool that prepared an overview my blog stats for 2011. Interesting to note that my post on Ernest Cole is still the one attracting the most visitors to my blog… maybe it’s because there’s not too much information available online about his work:

Here’s an excerpt of my stats report:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,900 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it would take about 32 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.

COP17 – Global Day of Action in pictures

I’m reposting here a blog post I wrote for Climate Change and Women. I was recently attending the events around COP17 and C17 in Durban with Women’sNet doing a workshop with women community journalists on integrating online tools to cover … Continue reading

Afro-Karayib : Ap-leve

Affiche pour le film documentaire “Afro-Karayib: Ap-leve” réalisé par ma soeur. Le documentaire traite de la danse afro-caribéenne. Poster for the documentary film “Afro-Karayib: Ap-leve” directed by my sister. The film is about Afro-Caribbean dance.

Jules High School & cyberbullying

I’ve recently started to volunteer with Women’s Net, a South African organisation ” that works to advance gender equality and justice in South Africa,  through the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs)”. I first got to know the organisation … Continue reading