August 11, 2015

Camp Chindwin: Building a Video for Change Movement in Southeast Asia

Camp Chindwin, our Southeast Asia Video Camp, brought together over 30 video activists, citizen journalists, and filmmakers in Myanmar in June this year, and I’m still trying to digest all the excitement from finally seeing it happen, and the reflections I’ve had afterwards.

The roads travelled for work - Women Migrant Workers in Singapore and Malaysia

Call Indonesian Migrant Workers Cultural Representatives, Not Remittance Heroes

According to the Global Slavery Index in 2014, the number of victims of modern slavery worldwide went up 300% from the previous year. Research by the Walk Free Foundation (WFF, Australia) in 2013 has stated Indonesia as being one of 114 countries around the world that practices modern slavery and that there were an estimated 210,000 Indonesians who were working in conditions equating to slavery in foreign countries.

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