We are a dynamic team of young, feminist, social & media ninjas, passionately working for social change. As true believers in the power of technology, including the cutting-edge realm of Artificial Intelligence, we are dedicated to empowering diverse groups. Our expertise extends across the spectrum of Online Safety, Trust and Safety, and Tech Public Policy, Media literacy ensuring a comprehensive approach to digital well-being.
Specializing in all facets of online safety, from research, and policy formulation to capacity building, we are at the forefront of creating AI safety frameworks. We have conducted Internet safety workshops across India and globally, creating innovative tech solutions for the positive use of social media. Our commitment lies in fostering a safer online environment, where trust and informed public policy play pivotal roles in shaping a more inclusive and secure digital landscape.
(Social Media Matters is a Unit of VAAP Cyber Suraksha Foundation which has been registered under the Section 8 of Companies Act, 2013 (18 of 2013) with CIN U85300HR2021NPL092804).
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Hyperlocal research is crucial in crafting robust tech policies because it acknowledges the unique cultural, social, and economic contexts of different communities. While the internet is a global phenomenon, its impact is profoundly localized, with each region having distinct digital behaviors, needs, and challenges. Understanding these nuances is key to developing policies that are not only effective but also culturally sensitive and inclusive. This approach ensures that technology serves diverse populations equitably, respecting local customs and values. Addressing these varied cultural implications is essential for creating policies that promote positive and sustainable tech integration, avoiding one-size-fits-all solutions that may overlook critical local dynamics.
We use Emojication to provide working knowledge about diverse rules and tools of the cyberspace. Each capsule is divided into 15 minutes of an emotional journey, ensuring the participants are involved every step of the way. Our workshops are customized and audience oriented.