Women are 27x more likely to experience online violence than men. 40% of women surveyed had been harassed online
50% of women experiencing online violence fear for their physical safety
This is why Women Techmakers and Jigsaw are partnering to create this Women’s Online Safety program, which empowers Ambassador communities around the world to organize hackathons with trainings that drive awareness to the issues of violence and harassment women face online, that result in innovation solutions to improve women’s safety online .
GDG Lead Organizer