Its mission is to promote and develop in society the awareness of and the attention to transparency and accountability, be they related to the society-at-large or not. Accordingly, the Hermes Center for Transparency and Digital Human Rights mission includes:
- Supporting and developing free software with the purpose of increasing Freedom of Speech online and, more generally, the protection of rights and personal freedom in a connected world;
- Supporting and developing the whistleblowing free-software solution named “GlobaLeaks” aimed at private and public organizations which shall be free to adopt the same software for their initiatives;
- Taking part in associations or organizations which share the same goals as the Hermes Center for Transparency and Digital Human Rights in the field of promotion and protection of civil liberties, anonymity in a connected world, whistleblowing, freedom of speech and investigative journalism;
- Supporting the development and promotion of the Tor2web project and of the TOR Network and tools thereof in general.
Founded in 1993 as an advertising studio, Artémida evolved as a creative agency able to find the best technological and tailor-made innovations according to the needs and the objectives of its customers, with quality, speed and accuracy. The projects, services and technology development of web applications, are characterized by flexibility, and maintaining and conveying the company’s brand online and offline.