Initiative: Hamara Internet
Organisation: Digital Rights Foundation
Digital Rights Foundation is working to create a pool of resources to help women netizens remain safe and secure online. They launched, Hamara Internet (Our Internet) campaign to encourage use of Internet among women in Pakistan by teaching them create things and protect their online rights. The Hamara Internet initiative focuses on inclusivity and safety over the internet for every citizen regardless of their age, race, ethnicity or gender. A cyber harassment helpline, which was started in 2018, focuses on providing legal aid, psychological help and digital security assistance. In the year 2018, DRF reached out to 14,900 direct beneficiaries through workshops, seminars, awareness sessions, close group discussions, conferences and trainings.