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[Podcast] Safety Trouble: Tech interventions for women’s safety

Rohini Lakshané‎ (Director, Emerging Research, The Bachchao Project) spoke with Srinivas Kodali (Interdisciplinary researcher) on an episode of Cyber Democracy about the efficacy of technological interventions for public safety. Rohini spoke about CCTVs, mobile phone apps, mobile device-based panic buttons,

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Paper on Safe Goa project presented at Tech4Dev Conference 2018

Chinmayi S K presented the methodology for the Safe Goa project at the 5th International Conference on Technologies for Development (Tech4Dev 2018) held in Laussane, Switzerland from 27 to 29 June 2018. A working paper titled “Low Technology Participatory Methodologies

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Women and the Streets of Goa

A pilot study on the safety of women in public spaces in Goa, India By Chinmayi S K and Tania Devaiah Women and the streets of Goa (2018) is a preliminary report comprising the findings of the Safe Goa project.

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Evaluating Safety Buttons on Mobile Devices

By Chinmayi S K and Rohini Lakshané We are releasing one of the datasets from a research project conducted jointly by the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS), India and The Bachchao Project in 2016-17. This dataset of the different

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