This is the official Twitter account of the World Wide Web Foundation, an organisation founded by Sir @timberners_lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web.
The Contract for the Web is a call to action for governments, companies and all of us as individual web users to build a better web. Here’s what’s next in our fight for the #WebWeWant .
'Algorithms of oppression are everywhere' #TheWebThisWeek
Tomorrow, our Founding Director Lady@rosemaryleith Berners-Lee will be speaking at the official launch of 20:40, and encourage its first cohort of next-generation leaders to step up and take on the new challenges of today.
❌ We don't want a web nearly 2 billion women can’t use. ❌ We don't want a web that silences women's voices. ❌ We don't want a web that only works for some. The #WebWeWant works for everyone — and it's up to us all to create a stronger, better web.
JUST PUBLISHED: Our new #WomensRightsOnline report provides a snapshot of digital gender inequality across four countries in three regions. If we don’t understand all the ways women are prevented from using the internet fully, we won’t achieve digital equality.
The digital gender divide is a huge threat to progress on women’s rights & gender equality. We must urgently close these gaps or risk opening up a new front of inequality that could set women back a generation. Our new #WomensRightsOnline report 👇