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Whose Knowledge?

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

3/4 of the online population of the world today comes from the global South – from Asia, from Africa, from Latin America. And nearly half those online are women. Yet most public knowledge online has so far been written by white men from Europe and North America.

To address this, we work particularly with women, people of color, LGBTQI communities, indigenous peoples and others from the global South to build and represent more of all of our own knowledge online.

Whose Knowledge? is a radical re-imagining and reconstruction of the internet, so that together we build and defend an internet of, for and by all.

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Latest posts by Whose Knowledge?

2 February 2019

Presenting the Whose Knowledge? full resource: Our Stories Our Knowledges

The full resource "Our Stories Our Knowledges" brings together the 4 parts previously published. It aims at guiding you in sharing your knowledge and building more powerful networks of solidarity.

26 January 2019

Presenting the Whose Knowledge? resource: How to ally and be a good guest

Part 4 of the Whose Knowledge? resource set "How to Ally and Be a Good Guest" shares recommendations for how to be a respectful guest and supportive co-conspirator with marginalized...

17 January 2019

Presenting Whose Knowledge? resource: Adding our knowledge to Wikipedia

"Adding Our Knowledge to Wikipedia", part 3 of Whose Knowledge? Resources Series, explains why have the authors decided to create and share knowledge on Wikipedia, and how we’re doing this...

12 January 2019

Presenting the Whose Knowledge? resource: Transformative practices for sharing marginalized knowledge

Part 2 of the Whose Knowledge? resource set "Transformative Practices for Sharing Marginalized Knowledge" provides a set of practices and tools that marginalized communities have found useful for creating, growing,...

7 January 2019

Presenting the Whose Knowledge? resource: Our stories, our knowledges

The resource “Decolonizing Our Stories and Knowledges” produced by Whose Knowledge? gives background into some of the struggles faced while building more plural representations of the world’s knowledges online.

7 November 2018

A snapshot of the #DecolonizeTheInternet conference

The Decolonize the Internet conference brought together a diverse group of activists, leaders, and advocates working towards knowledge equity on the internet.