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Robert Guerra

Guest Speaker

    Professional affiliation

    Director, Internet Freedom Project, Freedom House

    Full Biography

    Robert Guerra currently directs the Internet Freedom project at Freedom House. The project aims to analyze the state of internet freedom, to expand the use of anti-censorship technologies, to build support networks for citizens fighting against online repression and to focus greater international attention on the growing threats to users' rights. Guerra was one of the founding directors of Privaterra - a Canadian-based initiative that works with nongovernmental organizations to assist them with issues of data privacy, secure communications, information security, internet governance and internet freedom. He is often invited to speak at events to share the challenges being faced by social justice organizations in regards to Internet Freedom, surveillance, censorship and privacy. He advises numerous non-profits, foundations and international organizations.