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SMRT Boler team attends HarassMap conference

Recently two members of the SMRT boler team attended a talk hosted at Munk School of Global Affairs titled “Harassmap: Social Mapping Sexual Harassment and Violence in Egypt.” The presenter, Rebecca T. Chiao, is Co-Founder and Director of HarassMap. Combining community activism with mobile and internet technology, Harassmap is a volunteer initiative that strives to end the social acceptability of sexual harassment in Egypt.

In addition to her spot on  The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti, and George Stroumboulopolous Tonight, Rebecca spoke about the tool they have developed, the impacts, and their vision.

Some of the key highlights of the talk included:

It was an excellent talk  to an audience full of hope and enthusiasm. Thanks Rebecca for the inspiration.

To see the full broadcast of her talk, click the following URL:
http://hosting.epresence.tv/MUNK/1/watch/352.aspx

Written by:
Jennie Phillips | @drchangelove

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