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Friday, May 18 • 13:20 - 14:20
Proceeding with Caution: Doing good work in difficult places

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High-impact work in advancing human rights involves taking risks. How do we as a broad community identify, assess, and respond to those those risks? How can we do this more effectively with shared approaches and resources? Panelists will include funders, large international NGOs, risk assessment experts, and practitioners.

This will be managed through a brief round of short discussions of how panelists assess and respond to risk, followed by panel discussion led by the moderator, then moving to open discussion with audience.

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Eric Novotny

Professor, The American University
Internet freedom; secure communication; Internet governance

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Jon Camfield

Director, Global Technology Programs, Internews
Tools, training, threats, organizational security, SAFETAG.org, usability and our https://usable.tools project, and more!
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Eva Galperin

Director of Cybersecurity, EFF
Eva Galperin is EFF's Director of Cybersecurity. Prior to 2007, when she came to work for EFF, Eva worked in security and IT in Silicon Valley and earned degrees in Political Science and International Relations from SFSU. Her work is primarily focused on providing privacy and security... Read More →

Friday May 18, 2018 13:20 - 14:20 EDT