Lara Bitar • 31 Jan 2017

Youth, Internet, and Technology in Lebanon: A Snapshot

Social Media Exchange (SMEX) surveyed 157 youths between the ages of 14 and 22 to develop a snapshot of how…

  • Internet Access And Usage
  • Lebanon
  • Smex
smexadmin • 23 Nov 2016

Join SMEX and LUSH in the Fight Against Internet Shutdowns

 Feature image via Every voice helps, add yours now! The Internet keeps you connected, so help us #KeepItOn! Every night…

  • #KeepItOn
  • Campaign
  • Internet Shutdowns
smexadmin • 02 Sep 2016

#HACKINGEXTREMISM: How Did Community Groups Counter Violent Extremism?

Feature image via Smex: Maya and Nancy Yamout, “Rescue Me” organization.       The advancement of the internet and…

  • CVE
  • Events
  • Hacking Extremism
smexadmin • 22 Aug 2016

Preparing New Voices to Shape Internet Governance in the Middle East

Feature image via Participants, partners and organizers of the 2016 Middle East and Adjoining Countries School on Internet Governance…

  • Digital Rights
  • Internet Governance
  • Lebanon
smexadmin • 19 Aug 2016

The New Tasharuk Is Live!

With many tools emerging everyday, resource-strapped organizations and activists are finding it challenging to make use of them all, in…

  • Lebanon
  • Resources
  • Smex
smexadmin • 16 Aug 2016

SMEX Investigates: Who’s Watching Us?

Feature image via       Who’s watching us? In providing evidence-based answers to this question, SMEX is pleased…

  • E-Government Programs
  • Electronic Surveillance
  • Investiagtions
smexadmin • 09 Jun 2016

“Net-Wasel” Digital Rights Podcasts

Feature image via Podcasting” by Nicolas Solop CC BY 2.0. SMEX is pleased to announce the launch of its Arabic-language…

  • Digital Rights
  • Lebanon
  • MENA region