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Are Journalists Safe in Indonesia?

by EM News last modified September 14, 2017

Do you think it’s safe for journalists to use Whatsapp to ask additional questions to a source? Are there safer alternatives to using such apps? Can working dangerously be considered normal for journalists? Should journalists be allowed to share computers in editorial offices? These are some of the questions which came up during two rounds of interviews with Indonesian journalists as part of EngageMedia’s research on the digital safety of journalists.

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Featured Filmmaker: Jason Soo

Featured Filmmaker: Jason Soo

by EM News last modified September 19, 2017

We interview Jason Soo, a filmmaker from Singapore whose work highlights activists and activism over the course of its history.

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Featured Filmmaker: The Isaan Record

Featured Filmmaker: The Isaan Record

by EM News last modified July 12, 2017

We speak with The Isaan Record, a media and video production organization in Northeastern Thailand about their hopes and challenges.

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Featured Filmmaker: Bonny Lanny

Featured Filmmaker: Bonny Lanny

by EM News last modified April 13, 2017

Bonny Lanny joined Papuan Voices Wamena in 2014 and since then has made several captivating documentaries and an album of unique local songs. Papuan Voices is a video advocacy initiative working with Papuan activists to more effectively tell their stories to the world.

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Using Documentaries on Myanmar's Minorites to Promote Peace

by Kyalyi last modified January 20, 2017

Our screenings continue to spread messages of peace as we take Khaw Than around Myanmar to promote minority rights and human rights as well as involvement in dialogue surrounding the issues.

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Cemented Feet in Protest to Cement Factory

by Natalie Stuart last modified December 14, 2016

Protesters from Mount Kendeng, Rembeng regency in Central Java encase their feet in cement aiming to stop the construction of a PT Semen Indonesia cement plant as well as spread environmental awareness.

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