Clogher in the Kingdom: Increasing Female Role in Digital Society

Sopheap ChakSpeaker’s Name: Sopheap Chak

Topic: Clogher in the Kingdom: Increasing Female Role in Digital Society

Summary: Clogher in the Kingdom: Increasing Female Role in Digital Society

In an age of connectivity new forms of media have proven to be an effective tool for disseminating information and organizing groups, it can also promote gender equality, as many female Internet users indulge in online chats, social networks and blogs. Second, access to many news sources can enable people to increase their knowledge and enhance creativity. Third, it can increase the people’s awareness of global developments and make them better prepared to accept or critique changes in their own country that may impact their lives. Explore altogether on how female could do more to maximize the benefit of the social media.

About the Speaker: Sopheap Chak is the Program Director of the Cambodian Center for Human Rights and is one of Cambodia’s leading human rights bloggers. She is a contributing author for Global Voice Online and Future Challenges.

Language for Presentation: Khmer and English