Tech Tales, a collection of eight films that highlight human rights stories in the digital age, launches on Saturday, October 30. This first-ever public screening of the Tech Tales film collection coincides with the international celebration of World Internet Day, an apt time to turn a critical eye to the current digital rights issues being faced in the Asia-Pacific.
In Indonesia, digital spaces are the site of a challenging balancing act between religious expression and hate speech.
EngageMedia is looking for an Open & Secure Technology Program Manager who will work closely with the Executive Director to oversee EngageMedia’s Open & Secure Technology initiatives in the Asia-Pacific.
One of the participating filmmakers from EngageMedia’s Video For Change Environmental Impact Lab has just released a mobile journalism film about the stories of communities grappling with a catastrophic natural phenomenon frequently occurring in Mongolia.
EngageMedia is hiring a Digital Rights Manager (Thailand) who will oversee and lead digital rights and digital safety initiatives in the country, and support EngageMedia initiatives in the Mekong region more broadly. As part of our digital rights team, the role will lead trainings, develop networks and partnerships, plan and implement project initiatives, and assist with the broader digital rights program strategy.
At the second Video for Change Environmental Impact Lab, EngageMedia continues to work with six amazing film projects contributing to environmental justice in the Asia-Pacific. This time around, the focus of the Impact Lab was on maximising the participating films’ potential for creating impact in their communities.
EngageMedia is hiring a Digital Rights Program Officer (Indonesia) who will support the implementation of our digital rights initiatives in the country, working closely with the program team to support coordination and logistics, community development, communications and outreach, monitoring and reporting.
EngageMedia is hiring an Executive Support Coordinator who will perform a full range of administrative and executive support duties for EngageMedia’s senior leadership team. This includes organisational planning and scheduling, internal communications, board meeting and operations support, and other kinds of proactive support.
EngageMedia is seeking two new board members from (although not necessarily based in) South or Southeast Asia to help navigate the organisation’s future in a time of significant growth and great social and political challenges.