Jon Camfield is the Director of Global Technology Strategy at Internews. He has over two decades of experience in using technology for social change that spans the public, private, non-profit, and social enterprise sectors. Jon leads tech strategies at Internews to advance an open and resilient Internet and ensure safe access to information through advanced digital safety training, organizational security, threat information sharing, and anti-censorship work. Jon is also a co-author of the SAFETAG organizational security risk assessment framework. Prior to Internews, Jon was the technology strategist at Ashoka, where he co-led platform development for the Changemakers platform; and a consultant for a range of NGOs where he supported technology, knowledge management, and business processes. He served in the Peace Corps with the Ministry of Education in Jamaica. Jon has an MA in International Science and Technology Policy from the Elliot School at GWU and a bachelor’s’ degree from the University of Texas’ prestigious Plan II honors program.

Thanks To

  • Carlos Guerra, for writing a clear mitigation summary
  • Khin, translations and other input
  • Sylvain Munaut, email conversation, November 2021
  • Hammer, Project Ainita, conversations, review, and comments, January 2022
  • Anonymous Security Expert 1, Extensive document review and comments, March 2022
  • Anonymous Security Expert 2, Extensive document review and comments, March 2022
  • Anonymous Industry Experts, conversations and clarifications at/adjacent to SATELLITE 2022 conference, March 2022
  • Thom Kaye, Review