Web Index

World Wide Web Foundation’s 2014–15 Web Index shows that most of the countries fail to protect the women by law. According to the web index,

  • 84% of the countries do not have effective laws and privacy of the online communications
  • 74% of the countries are not doing enough to stop online violence against women
  • 26% of young women aged 18-24 have been stalked online, and 25% were the target of online sexual harassment
  • 6 million instances of the word “slut” or “whore” in English on Twitter over a six-week period in early 2014;

For more information please check the http://thewebindex.org/.

References : http://thewebindex.org/

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