We are a global campaign to center the knowledge of marginalized communities (the majority of the world) on the internet.

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The Whose Knowledge? Journey: looking back at 2021

In 2021, we celebrated five years as a campaign and a feminist collective, welcomed more members to our (small but mighty) team, and helped launch the first dedicated fund for feminist tech in and for the Global South. In this blog post, we offer you a glimpse of some of our milestones in 2021. 

Celebrando 5 anos de Whose Knowledge?

Para celebrar os muitos passos que demos, os grandes e os pequenos, neste caminho em direção à justiça epistêmica, queremos compartilhar alguns detalhes do que fizemos e do que alcançamos. Nós convidamos a todes a ler sobre esses diferentes momentos neste post. 

Who and what’s missing from my internet?

There was a climate change press conference in early 2020 hosted in Davos, Switzerland, with climate activists from around the world including Greta Thunberg, Luisa Neubauer, Isabelle Axelsson, and Loukina Tille. Vanessa Nakate, a Ugandan climate activist, also attended. When a picture was taken of all five young women at the press conference,Vanessa was cropped out of the image before it was posted to Twitter. Stories like this happen everywhere on the internet.