eQuality at "Student Privacy and Ed Tech"

eQuality at "Student Privacy and Ed Tech"

eQuality's Priscilla Regan participated on one of the panels at the FTC's "Student Privacy and Ed Tech" Workshop on December 1, 2017!
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MediaSmarts New Research on Non-Consensual Sharing of Sexts

MediaSmarts New Research on Non-Consensual Sharing of Sexts

MediaSmarts partnered with The Factor-Iwentash Faculty of Social Work and Telus to examine young people’s decisions on whether or not to share sexts.
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eQuality Annual Lecture at CLTS!

eQuality Annual Lecture at CLTS!

eQ's Valerie Steeves and Valerie Michaelson from Queen's will be co-presenting "The #DisconnectionChallenge: Youth, Social Media and Privacy" at CLTS on February 7, 2018!
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Chloé Georas at Greenberg Speaker Series

Chloé Georas at Greenberg Speaker Series

Chloé S. Georas will be presenting "Sexually Explicit Resistance Art: Activism, Rape Culture and Technology" at the Greenberg Speaker Series on February 6, 2018!
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Status of Women Report

Status of Women Report

Research and testimony by eQuality and MediaSmarts were drawn on heavily in a report by the Standing Committee on the Status of Women.
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What's New

Cyberviolence: Criminal Case Law

This module is designed to address the question of how Criminal Law can respond to technologically-facilitated Violence Against Women and Girls. Prompted by the growing public awareness of issues such...

Disconnection Challenge

The eQuality Project’s Valerie Steeves was approached by a group of eight teens working with Queen’s researcher Valerie Michaelson. The teens were interested in exploring the impact of their own media...

To Share or Not to Share

In 2016-2017, we worked with eQuality partner MediaSmarts on a project funded by the Privacy Commissioner of Canada entitled Decision-Making and Privacy: How Youth Make Choices Relating to Reputationa...

2017 eQuality Annual Report

Here you will find the most recent eQuality Annual Report! The Report details our activities over the past year, such as: new research, presentations, outreach projects, educational modules, and work ...

eQuality Features

Research Projects

The eQuality Project team is dedicated to the creation of new knowledge about young people’s use of networked spaces, with special emphasis of privacy and equality issues. Our research projects aim to...
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Policy Interventions

Youth privacy continues to be digital policy issue, and the eQuality team is dedicated to the contributing to directly impacting policy-creation through the development and dissemination of new knowle...
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Resources

The eQuality Project’s resources fall under three categories: Research Projects, Policy Interventions, and School & Community Outreach. As a project, eQuality’s Research Projects aim t...
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Media

The eQuality Project has created numerous media resources under the Project’s Research Projects, Policy Interventions, and School &Community Resources streams. by following the links, you wi...
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Latest Posts

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Hate Speech and Spray Paint

By Robert H. Porter A German comedian recently made international headlines by stencilling and spray painting 30 offensive tweets outside of Twitter’s Hamburg Headquarters. This was part of Shahak Sh
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Online Censorship Through Selective Demonetization

By Robert H. Porter YouTube recently made the decision to clarify its policy concerning the “advertiser friendliness” of content creator’s videos, which has led to an apparent increase in the demonet

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-YWCA
-Vanier Institute of the Family
-University of Ottawa: Human Rights Research and Education Centre
-Status of Women Canada
Media Smarts: Canada's Centre for Digital and Media Literacy
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