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The Gender Talks at Camp Chindwin

The Gender Talks at Camp Chindwin

by Dhyta Caturani last modified July 28, 2015

During Camp Chindwin, our Southeast Asia Video Camp in Myanmar, there were two sessions specifically aimed at discussing women's issues in the realm of film making.

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For a better future...

For a better future...

“ To Choose Our Future” by eminent environmentalist Dr. Ashok Khosla underscores a need for deep and structural transformations in our – economic structures, society and its practices and governing institutions

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Digital Rights Jakarta: State Sponsored Surveillance and People's Privacy Protection

Digital Rights Jakarta: State Sponsored Surveillance and People's Privacy Protection

by EM News last modified June 24, 2015

A discussion and film screening was held in Jakarta, Indonesia to understand the digital rights situation in the country.

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Festival promoting issue-based cinema!

Festival promoting issue-based cinema!

by Sanet Y last modified May 20, 2015

India's Woodpecker Film Festival and Forum showcases powerful documentaries and films on challenging issues in the contemporary world. The festival will be organising its third edition in 2015 in New Delhi

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Building from the Grassroots

by Becky Hurwitz last modified May 13, 2015

A RightsCon Southeast Asia session about strengthening digital rights by bridges between areas of experience.

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RightsCon Southeast Asia: Impacts and Next Steps

RightsCon Southeast Asia: Impacts and Next Steps

by Andrew last modified May 25, 2015

A wrap-up of RightsCon 2015, the global internet rights summit we co-hosted for the first time in Southeast Asia.

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Engaging Digital Rights in Southeast Asia

Engaging Digital Rights in Southeast Asia

by Andrew last modified April 08, 2015

I've just arrived in Manila to a hubbub of activity as EngageMedia, Access and the Foundation for Media Alternatives put the final touches on RightsCon Southeast Asia.

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My Week at the Circumvention Tech Festival

by Dhyta Caturani last modified April 02, 2015

It was an honor for me to be invited to join Circumvention Tech Festival and the first Trainers Summit ever in the Mediterranean city of Valencia, Spain from March 1–6, 2015. This is a report back on how my week was spent there.

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Crossroads Journeys to Cianjur and Banyumas!

by Dhyta Caturani last modified March 17, 2015

We brought our 11 Crossroads videos to two West Java villages made up mostly of Indonesians who were or are migrant workers.

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RightsCon: Happening 24-25 March in Manila!

RightsCon: Happening 24-25 March in Manila!

by EM News last modified March 23, 2015

RightsCon is the premier summit series bringing together civil society, engineers, activists, lawyers, companies, and governments on the subject of the internet and human rights.

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Mizzima and the Most Memorable Events of Myanmar

by Kyalyi last modified March 03, 2015

In this blogpost, we highlight some news videos from our content partners Mizzima, an independent news organisation from Myanmar. These videos help us understand what Myanmar is today.

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Papuan Voices II Hits Jakarta

by Dhyta Caturani last modified March 03, 2015

After the official launch in Yogyakarta, the eight videos from Papuan Voices II were brought to Jakarta’s public.

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