Using social media to mobilise public funding

What does it mean to harness the power of collectives online?

It has been estimated that India has over 800 million internet users. How do you convince them that fighting for their digital rights matters? The Internet Freedom Foundation is a digital rights nonprofit in India, the work of which spans everything from online freedom and privacy to net neutrality and innovation. In this session, you will gain insight into the Internet Freedom Foundation’s journey as an early adopter of the retail fundraising model in India and what it means for the organisation to harness the power of the collective.


Apar Gupta (India)
Executive Director, Internet Freedom Foundation