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Accessibility
Groundbreaking disability rights activist Javed Abidi dies at 53
March 06, 2018

The Centre for Internet & Society (CIS) expresses profound regret at the demise of Mr. Javed Abidi, a groundbreaking disability rights activist.

Comments on Guidelines for Indian Government Websites November 26, 2017
Comments on Mobile Accessibility Guidelines January 03, 2018
Why GST Is A Step Backward For The Disabled July 03, 2017
GST - A Barrier to Human Rights for Persons with Disabilities June 24, 2017
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Openness
Call for Survey Responses: Security Perceptions of Open Source Software Among Practitioners
November 29, 2021

Most software projects today contain open source components. Some industry estimates put the number at 500+ OSS components per app. Centre for Internet and Society is studying the security impact of the widespread use of these (often under-maintained) projects.

Gurshabad Grover nominated to join advisory group on open source software for ISO/IEC JTC 1 November 02, 2019
React India 2019 October 14, 2019
DevFest'19 October 14, 2019
FOSSCON India 2019 September 25, 2019
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Internet Governance
Surveillance Enabling Identity Systems in Africa: Tracing the Fingerprints of Aadhaar
Surveillance Enabling Identity Systems in Africa: Tracing the Fingerprints of Aadhaar
August 09, 2022

Biometric identity systems are being introduced around the world with a focus on promoting human development and social and economic inclusion, rather than previous goals of security. As a result, these systems being encouraged in developing countries, particularly in Africa and Asia, sometimes with disastrous consequences.

Certificate under Section 12 A of Income Tax Act, 1961 July 26, 2022
CIS FCRA Renewed Certificate July 26, 2022
Deployment of Digital Health Policies and Technologies: During Covid-19 July 21, 2022
What Are The Consumer Protection Concerns With Crypto-Assets? July 18, 2022
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Procurement Through Digital Platforms
Procurement Through Digital Platforms
July 26, 2022

Procurement policies, both public and private, can play a significant role in determining inclusive market participation, particularly for informal women workers and their collective enterprises.

Internet Researchers' Conference 2022 (IRC22): #Home, May 25-27 May 07, 2022
Studying Platform Work in Mumbai & New Delhi May 05, 2022
Internet Researchers' Conference 2022 (IRC22) - Selected Sessions April 23, 2022
Feminist Design Practices April 16, 2022
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