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British author arrested for book on death penalty; Film on Political Prisoners Banned

by EM News last modified July 30, 2010

The Singapore government's pattern of repressing free expression continues with the recent arrest of a British journalist for writing a book critical of the city-state's death penalty, and the ban of a film about ex-political prisoners by a Singaporean filmmaker, report the Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA), Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and Amnesty International.

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Dispatch from ICA Singapore 2010: Different Terrains, Same Chatters

Dispatch from ICA Singapore 2010: Different Terrains, Same Chatters

by Enrico Aditjondro last modified July 28, 2010

EnageMedia's Southeast Asia Editor hopped around from Camp Sambel in Indonesia to ICA 2010 in Singapore.

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1 Billion Hungry Petition

1 Billion Hungry Petition

by FAO Media last modified July 24, 2010

FAO and the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture launches the campaign against hunger.

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Rally: International Day Against Multinational Corporations

(State Library, corner of Swanston & Latrobe Streets, City Melbourne, from July 22, 2010 to July 22, 2010)

Corporations around the world act as a law unto their own. We see this play out in our myriad struggles. Many people are continuing the fight against the domination corporations exercise over peoples' lives, and we ask that you join us on this day to take a public stand against... the devastation these amoral corporations are inflicting on us and other oppressed peoples.

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Bird flu animations available for use

Bird flu animations available for use

by Enrico Aditjondro last modified July 27, 2010

FAO Avian Influenza Control Programme in Indonesia uses creative commons license for the first time to publish and distribute its educational animations.

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Police file criminal defamation charges against magazine

by EM News last modified July 15, 2010

The Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) reports the police legal pursuit against Tempo magazine over police corruption story.

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EngageMedia Strategic Planning Survey

EngageMedia Strategic Planning Survey

by Andrew Garton last modified August 09, 2010

Over the past five years EngageMedia has established itself as a leading distribution platform of social justice videos from the Asia-Pacific Region. We are now entering a new phase and with it, a strategic plan to guide us through the next few years. To accomplish this we would like to hear from you!

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Obrolan Sore: Medium in the Mess Age

(Tobucil & Klabs dan Rumah Buku/Kineruku, Bandung, from July 15, 2010 to July 16, 2010)

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What is carbon trading for?

by EM News last modified July 14, 2010

Writer Chris Lang explains what carbon trading is for.

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Towards an EngageMedia strategic plan

Towards an EngageMedia strategic plan

by Andrew Garton last modified July 13, 2010

Over the past five years EngageMedia has established itself as a leading distribution platform of social justice videos from the Asia-Pacific Region. We are now entering a new phase and with it, a strategic plan to guide us through the next few years.

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The Politics Of Listening: Common Room, Bandung, Indonesia

The Politics Of Listening: Common Room, Bandung, Indonesia

by EM News last modified July 07, 2010

Co-director of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival and professor of cinema, Ithaca College, Patricia Zimmermann, writes about the Bandung-based group Common Room.

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T4RA Climate Crisis DVD Launched

T4RA Climate Crisis DVD Launched

by Andrew Garton last modified July 06, 2010

EngageMedia's response to the international climate crisis, Time For Reel Action, was launched in Jakarta to an audience of 70 strong supporters. Video producers, NGOs, artists and the general public came out on World Environment Day to support the release of the DVD video compile representing views and issues on climate change from the Asia-Pacific region.

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Justice For Cambodia: The Documentation Center Of Cambodia

Justice For Cambodia: The Documentation Center Of Cambodia

by EM News last modified June 28, 2010

Prof Zimmermann of the recent ICA 2010 interviews Kok Thay Eng from the impressive Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) for the Open Spaces.

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Nusantara Video Activists Meet in East Java

Nusantara Video Activists Meet in East Java

by Andrew last modified July 01, 2016

EngageMedia conducted a video distribution camp for 43 video activists from June 16th to 20th, 2010. Participants came from all over Indonesia, as well as Malaysia and East Timor.

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Camp Sambel untuk aktivis video Malaysia, Indonesia, Timor Leste dan Australia

Camp Sambel untuk aktivis video Malaysia, Indonesia, Timor Leste dan Australia

by Yerry Nikholas Borang last modified June 17, 2010

Video dapat membawa perubahan sosial. Hal itulah yang diyakini oleh para aktivis video dari Malaysia, Indonesia dan Timor Leste yang berkumpul di Camp Sambel selama tiga hari di Camp Baung, Malang (di Taman Wisata Alam Gunung Baung), 17 Juni – 19 Juni 2010 ini, dimana mereka berbagi pengalaman mengenai produksi video, strategi distribusi, taktik berkampanye, serta berbagai keterampilan komputer dan dunia free and open source.

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