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1000+ days of #BringBackOurGirls – reflections on the possibilities of social media and girls’ human rights

Gormley, Lisa (2017) 1000+ days of #BringBackOurGirls – reflections on the possibilities of social media and girls’ human rights. Women, Peace and Security (15 Feb 2017). Website.

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Abstract

On 14 April 2014, 276 girls were abducted in Chibok, Nigeria. As news of the abduction spread, people around the world took to social media to demand action to ensure the girls would be brought back safe. Lisa Gormley discusses the importance of transforming activism on social media into concrete action.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/wps
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
K Law > K Law (General)
Sets: Collections > LSE Women, Peace and Security Blog
Date Deposited: 15 May 2017 09:09
Last Modified: 24 Sep 2020 23:16
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/76899

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