Kelly Matheson will present and discuss WITNESS’ new Video as Evidence Field Guide at the 2015 Assembly of State Parties at the International Criminal Court.
05 Nov Media Alert: Peter Gabriel and WITNESS Celebrate 11th Annual Focus For Change Benefit, November 12, 2015Press | matisse
WITNESS co-founder and acclaimed musician Peter Gabriel will host our 11th annual benefit in NYC, November 12, 2015 featuring performances by Sebu Simonian of Capital Cities, Black Violin and DJ Scrib and OP! The event will also honor Philppe Dauman, President & CEO of Viacom.
WITNESS calls upon the owners and management at B&H Photo to heed the demands of its warehouse workers for safer workplace conditions.
30 Sep Columbia Journalism Review Reports on How News Outlets and Audiences Deal with Graphic ImageryPress | matisse
WITNESS Program Director, Sam Gregory, recently participated in a panel discussion covered by the Columbia Journalism Review on how news outlets and audiences are dealing with increased access to graphic footage via our digital, social interactions.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WITNESS today announced that Nicole Wong has joined its Board of Directors. Wong will advise the organization on engaging with emerging technologies, visual privacy and more.
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.
WITNESS participated in a conversation hosted by San Francisco based tech company, Neon, discussing how video technology can advance human rights and the role Silicon Valley companies can play.
This year at SXSW WITNESS will be taking part in a panel on the power of metadata to verify and amplify citizen-shot video of human rights abuse. Program director Sam Gregory will also be on hand and available for mentoring sessions.
The introduction of verified video evidence could be as critical as the introduction of forensics in criminal investigations and trials.