WITNESS trains South African activists working on a diverse set of issues on how to safely and ethically interview survivors of gender-based violence.
- 29 September | News and Events | WITNESS | No comment
Taking stock of progress made on the one-year anniversary of the Declaration of Commitment to End Sexual Violence in Conflict.
- 18 September | News and Events | jackiez | No comment
WITNESS brings together local and regional organizations to discuss their experience using video for social justice and human rights in Africa's Great Lakes region.
- 29 September | Press | WITNESS | No comment
Exploring the ethical considerations and verification challenges newsrooms and civil society face when using citizen video in their reporting and research documentation.
- 25 September | Press | WITNESS | No comment
WITNESS was one of five nonprofits chosen in Medium's first ever Storytelling for Good competition.
- 06 August | Press | WITNESS | No comment
Here's a quick three minutes to take you through some important components of WITNESS' work in the world of video.
For too long, the United States had a silent crisis of elder abuse: the experience of neglect, exploitation, and physical or emotional abuse by older Americans. The Elder Justice Coalition advocated for over a decade for the passage of the Elder Justice Act (EJA). A partnership between the Coali
Senior Program Manager Bukeni Waruzi first met Zimbabwean human rights defender Kuda Chitsike at a WITNESS video advocacy training in South Africa in 2008. As a lawyer with The Research and Advocacy Unit (RAU), an independent institute in Zimbabwe, Kuda was eager to learn how...
“Say hi to your mom. You will be an Internet celebrity.” With these words, a pack of Neo-Nazis publicly taunted and tortured a Russian teenager—outing him to the entire world in a country where it is illegal to be gay. The perpetrators intended to share...