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Social Media Exchange (SMEX) is a registered Lebanese NGO that works to advance self-regulating information societies in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).

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Latest posts by SMEX

14 February 2018

In Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, Network Shutdowns Leave Civilians Unreachable — And Unable to Call for Help


Without telecommunication networks, residents of the North Sinai "cannot report injuries and they have limited access to emergency services.”

5 April 2017

Two Years After Violent Raid, A Lebanese Town is Still Without Mobile Internet


Since August 2014, residents of the Leabnese northeastern border town of Arsal have been without access to mobile internet.

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