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Projects we support

A list of all the projects we've supported since 2012


SMS Without Borders

SMS Without Borders (SWoB) is a platform that enables users without access to an active internet connection to continue communicating with online services…

Icarus Project

Icarus Project is a technical research laboratory dedicated for testing, analyzing, documenting, and developing Internet censorship circumvention solution…


Filezilla is a secure, free, and open-source, cross-platform FTP (file transfer protocol) application

The Observatory on Social Media

The Observatory on Social Media at Indiana University develops public tools to investigate the diffusion of (mis)information, uncover the vulnerabilities …

OLIP: The Offline Internet Platform

The Offline Internet Platform (OLIP) is a content distribution platform that is especially suitable for areas where Internet is censored or shutdown.
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Global Voices

Global Voices seeks to map and document the language-related challenges that exist throughout the networks of front-line digital activists from communitie…
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Digital Democracy

Digital Democracy works in solidarity with marginalized communities to use technology to defend their rights.

Attacking VPNs to Challenge Basic Security Assumptions

This project will increase the security and privacy of VPNs and VPN-like technologies.
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NthLink is a simple, powerful circumvention tool providing access to the open internet in the world's most heavily censored environments.
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Psiphon is one of the most technically advanced and widely used circumvention tools in the world, providing access to uncensored content to millions of us…


oLink is a firewall circumvention open-source tool set. It enables content providers from a free country like the US to target their audience in China.
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Preparing Tor Browser for Android for Mainstream Adoption

An important change is coming to the Tor Browser for Android: By September 2020, Mozilla will depreciate Fennec, the version of mobile Firefox on which T…

Critical web infrastructure updates


Dark Crystal

A protocol for distributed data persistence and threshold-based consensus, Dark Crystal has multiple possible applications in security-oriented tools.
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Secure UX Design Method

Developing a how-to guide for researchers, engineers, product managers, designers, and teams who are working with highly at-risk communities.


Creating an open source app store customized for MENA region users

Security Training and Support for LGBTIQ Communities and Allies in Indonesia

Providing holistic digital security training for LGBTIQ organizations in Indonesia

Evolving Censorship Evasion Strategies

This project seeks to automate the censorship circumvention process, training AI to quickly test and learn viable circumvention techniques.

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