WITNESS is headed to Texas! April 1-2, engagement coordinator Jackie Zammuto will be conducting a workshop and participating in a panel at the University of Texas at Austin.
- 20 March | News and Events | bridgette | No comment
WITNESS hosted a panel on Women and Technology at the United Nations to discuss how technology is being used to protect and advocate for women's rights.
- 17 March | News and Events | matisse | No comment
WITNESS is excited to announce that our Human Rights Channel was named one of only two finalists in the 7th Annual Shorty Awards for the 'Best in News' category.
- 28 January | Press | matisse | No comment
The introduction of verified video evidence could be as critical as the introduction of forensics in criminal investigations and trials.
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...