Posts Categorized: Participatory Media

Documentary film-making connecting policymakers to people living in poverty

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Led by Real Time, Participate produced a 20-minute documentary film ‘Work with Us’  to influence UN decision-making processes. The film drew stories together in order to powerfully communicate the participatory processes involved, and the importance of their contribution. Film-makers Jackie Shaw and Clive Robertson reflect on the role of documentary film making as a way […]

Work with us: Community-driven research inspiring change

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‘People are sick and tired of being subjects of research. We are doing action research so people are becoming subjects of transformation.’ Watch the documentary film showcasing some of the participatory research carried out in 29 countries with communities experiencing poverty and marginalisation, as part of the Participate initiative.

Buscando construir diálogos: Convergencias y divergencias en el debate sobre las Metas del Milenio y un marco de desarrollo más allá del 2015

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El diálogo iniciado la semana pasada en la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas (AG – ONU) representa un momento central en el debate internacional sobre la construcción de un futuro modelo de desarrollo y sus impactos. Carlos Cortez Ruiz, profesor-investigador miembro de la red Participate, da su opinión sobre las convergencias y los retos aun existentes en la construcción de este modelo más allá del 2015

Exploring the power of Participatory Video in Bolivia

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Version disponible en español aqui “The work with Participatory Video allowed us to recognise and prioritise our experiences arising from our daily work and embark in things that before we didn’t allow ourselves (or we weren’t allowed to do)…” One of the key activities of the Participate initiative is putting cameras in the hands of […]

Explorando el poder del Video Participativo en Bolivia

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Compañeros de la red de investigación Participate de Bolivia, Perú, Guatemala y México, se reunieron en abril para explorar el poder del Video Participativo como una herramienta para la reflexión colectiva, la discusión de problemáticas sociales, la investigación e incidencia social. Este blog presenta las reflexiones de uno de los participantes.