Canada 150: Connected Canada Conference

Canada 150: Connected Canada Conference

The University of Ottawa will be hosting Connected Canada - a free two day conference which will examine what it means to be a digital citizen in Canada.
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eQuality Undergraduate Research Opportunity

eQuality Undergraduate Research Opportunity

The eQuality project is seeking a student to participate in the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) for 2017-2018.
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Defamation in the Internet Age - Report

Defamation in the Internet Age - Report

eQ's Jane Bailey and Valerie Steeves recently completed the repot for the Law Commission of Ontario. For further information please follow the link below.
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Privacy Implications in the Networked Classroom

Privacy Implications in the Networked Classroom

eQuality's Valerie Steeves recently presented a plenary at the Barney Connections Conference in Toronto. For further information please follow the link below.
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eQuality at the ARCYP Congress

eQuality at the ARCYP Congress

eQuality's Valerie Steeves appeared on a panel at the Association for Research in Cultures of Young People. For further information on the panel and the conference, please follow the link below.
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What's New

Legal Briefs: Cyberbullying & Cyberviolence Law

Do you have questions regarding the legal ramifications of cyberbullying and cyberviolence? Are you looking for information regarding Canada's legislative and legal responses to online harassment? E...

Pushback Timeline

Welcome to our interactive PushBack Timeline, a chronicle of how young people themselves have used networked communications to push back against discrimination. These campaigns not only highlight the

Annual Reports

Here you will find all of the eQuality Project's Annual Reports, in downloadable .PDF format. These reports detail our activities - such as research, presentations, and work with Project partners - fo

School & Community Resources

Half Girl, Half Face Created by EQ partner MediaSmarts, this workshop is intended for girls in grades 7-9.  It explores many of the online image issues teenage girls may encounter when they use socia

eQuality Features

Research Projects

The EQ team is dedicated to creating new knowledge about young people’s use of networked communications, with a special emphasis on privacy and equality.  Check out our publications, works-in-progress
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Policy Projects

Our partners are committed to developing new, innovative policies to help young people get the most out of networked technologies.  Get informed — check out our policy memos, backgrounders, papers, an
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Resources

Access our research, including publications, work in progress, and conference presentations. Access our policy, including our memos & backgrounders and our policy papers. Access our school &
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Media

Connect with the eQuality team on Twitter, on YouTube and in the press.  Click here to access our media resources or to contact an EQ expert to answer your questions about online equality or find a sp
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Latest Posts

09
May

Online Censorship Through Selective Demonetization

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,
29
Sep

Inequality in Gaming

Inequality in Gaming By Trevor Milford (eQuality Project Student) On 15 September, professional gamer and game designer Stephanie Harvey came to the University of Ottawa to discuss her experiences i

Our Partners

-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
-Media Smarts