TALKING we build PEACE. We give confronted people the unique opportunity to understand each others TALKING through VIRTUAL ENCOUNTERS in LIVE to build together a PEACEFUL SOLUTION to the >30 years old conflict. TO TALK is TO ACT. TO TALK is TO CHANGE.
Video Volunteers will create an alternative newswire for media organizations to access stories produced by the poorest parts of the country. By training members of disadvantaged communities, we are helping to give a voice to a demographic that has, because of economics and caste, remained voiceless in India.
The Cry Peace Project will support peacebuilding and healing in Rwanda through online and cellular-based storytelling. This is revolutionary in Rwanda, which only gained highspeed Internet access in 2009. The project will expand people’s ability to empathize with the "other" and engage in dialogue, in Rwanda and around the world.
An instant disaster response strategy that combines the immediacy of radio, flexibility of the Internet and cutting-edge social media capabilities to deploy immediate, actionable information in the heart of any disaster. The idea was initially developed and successfully deployed during the record 2009 flooding of the Red River in Fargo.
To overcome linguistic barriers across cultures and to enable access for people with disabilities, Participatory Culture Foundation is developing Universal Subtitles, an open, intuitive, and collaborative system that brings subtitling tools to any video on the internet, engaging a global community of volunteers.
“ZOORANET” brings together Israeli and Palestinian media professionals for educational training and joint productions. ZOORANET’s integrative website includes video editing and post-production tools, capacity building webinars, and dissemination platforms. This innovative mix of components, which answers the needs of the Palestinian and Israeli media industries, is unmatched by existing endeavors.
Solata is a portal technology that enables almost any size organization to build meaningful relationships with their audiences by creating Web portals that integrate useful content; advertising; opt-in based communications; forums, blogs, and social-networking; loyalty programs; videos, events, surveys and more.
I propose to develop an online collaborative marketplace that is "U-centric" (Aza Raskin) empowering consumers and businesses. As a media source (a technology based information system), my website would improve economic efficiency by allowing every and any business transaction or exchange of information to occur in real time.
SPINALpedia is an online video sharing network that supports people with paralysis and their families in living active, healthy lives. We provide the infrastructure for members to share videos with tips, experiences, and advice to support others, thus improving quality of life and reversing the negative social stigma of disability.