News and Events

by unweb December 21, 2011
Latest news and events on the site.
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

Festival promoting issue-based cinema! - Read More…

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.

Building from the Grassroots - Read More…

RightsCon Southeast Asia: Impacts and Next Steps

RightsCon Southeast Asia: Impacts and Next Steps

by Andrew last modified April 08, 2015

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

RightsCon Southeast Asia: Impacts and Next Steps - Read More…

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.

Engaging Digital Rights in Southeast Asia - Read More…

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.

My Week at the Circumvention Tech Festival - Read More…

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.

Crossroads Journeys to Cianjur and Banyumas! - Read More…

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.

RightsCon: Happening 24-25 March in Manila! - Read More…

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.

Mizzima and the Most Memorable Events of Myanmar - Read More…

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.

Papuan Voices II Hits Jakarta - Read More…

Papuan Voices II: Now Screening in Wamena, West Papua

by yerry last modified February 21, 2015

Yayasan Teratai Hati Papua (YTHP) is working along with EngageMedia to conduct a series of screenings of Papua Voices II videos in several villages and districts in Wamena, West Papua.

Papuan Voices II: Now Screening in Wamena, West Papua - Read More…

Papuan Voices II: Pemutaran di Wamena Papua

by yerry last modified February 17, 2015

Yayasan Teratai Hati Papua (YTHP) bekerjasama dengan Engage Media melaksanakan kegiatan Pemutaran Film Papua Voices II di Wamena Kabupaten Jayawijaya Papua. Kegiatan ini sebagai lanjutan dari kerjasama untuk produksi Papuan Voices II yang dilaksanakan pada tahun 2013-2014.

Papuan Voices II: Pemutaran di Wamena Papua - Read More…

Papuan Voices II: A Papuan School in the Indonesian Republic

by yerry last modified February 19, 2015

One of most critical problems in Papua is the lack of education. And it's not only about access to it.

Papuan Voices II: A Papuan School in the Indonesian Republic - Read More…