Setting Up A Phone for Offline Documentation


Documenting violations during an internet shutdown is risky. Shutdowns come during times of increased human rights violations, and inhibit people’s ability to get critical documentation to media, investigators, allies, and international audiences.
To prepare for documenting during a shutdown, start with basic phone security:
  • update apps + operating system
  • turn off location services, Bluetooth, Wifi
  • use a 6 digit passcode and lock timer
  • power down when not using


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