Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager, the World's #1 International Diaspora Engagement Social Media Network Platform (www.DiasporaEngager.com), by Courtesy of Dr. Roland Holou. © All rights reserved.
Photo Credit: DiasporaEngager, the World's #1 International Diaspora Engagement Social Media Network Platform (www.DiasporaEngager.com), by Courtesy of Dr. Roland Holou. © All rights reserved.

Course Objectives

Film for Development is a development tool for campaigning and raising awareness for social change. The course will support communication experts, campaigners, human rights advocates, journalists and filmmakers to research, document and distribute impact production using audiovisuals.

Course Content

Learning Outcome:

  1. Participants will learn how to gather fact-based audiovisual content that will support advocacy work or creating awareness.

  2. Communications experts will be able to create a professional and quality video report to attract better attention both on/offline using smartphones and other gadgets.

  3. Human rights defenders/journalists reporting on human rights abuses/cases will be equipped with new ways of documentation, storage and security.

  4. Participants will have credible mediums to distribute their content and amplify different causes.

  5. Shoot a 5mins short film on a common campaign.

Target Group

The course is designed for communications experts, officers, campaigners, human rights defenders, journalists, videographers and activists.

Source: ActionAid / ReliefWeb / UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). The content of this article does not necessarily reflect the views or opinion of Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).