December 13, 2018

Digital security Training for Human rights defenders in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo

The training was part of Ngetha Media Association for Peace ongoing project that aims at contributing to the enhancement of the respect for human rights and media freedom in the Democratic Republic of Congo by promoting digital safety of human rights Defenders, media practitioners, and civil society organizations and institutions as well as election observers. Supported by Radio Free Asia/Open Technology Fund, the project immediate objective are to enhance Digital capacity of human rights defenders to assess and mitigate digital safety risks and how to respond and protect themselves in case of digital attacks; To strengthen digital safety and protection of human rights defenders through implementing digital protection measures and providing Digital security training that is monitored and documented in the Democratic Republic of Congo.