On 09th/ July/ 2010, I had the pleasure to screen the movie “10 Tactics of Turning Information into Action” at the Man Up Young Leaders Summit at the University of Johannesburg, South Africa.
“10 tactics provides original and artful ways for rights advocates to capture attention and communicate a cause. It includes a 50-minute film documenting inspiring info-activism stories from around the world and a set of cards; with tools tips and advice, for you to work through as you plan your own info-activism. Volunteers have now created subtitles for the 10 tactics film in more than 20 languages, while the support materials are available in three languages. Read more here about language options or to create your own translation.”
This phenomenal group of over 100 youth (delegates and activists) from all around the world is very energetic and commited to End Violence Against Women all around the world.
At the same summit I also led a workshop on use of Mobile Advocacy. In many countries where people have limited access to the internet and computers mobile and sms has proved to be very handy in sharing information down to the grassroot…