Search Results for: Videovolunteers

Video | Spreading awareness of microcredit through shadow play and live music in a very remote tribal area (Video Volunteers) – Andhra Pradesh

Tip: the end of this video is not to be missed for its humorous approach to a serious issue!

Posted in Childhood and children, Community facilities, Crafts and visual arts, Customs, Dress and ornaments, Economy and development, Homes and utensils, Modernity, Networking, Organizations, Puppetry, Rural poverty, Southern region – Southern Zonal Council, Storytelling, Video resources - external, Women | Comments Off on Video | Spreading awareness of microcredit through shadow play and live music in a very remote tribal area (Video Volunteers) – Andhra Pradesh

Video | “Walking is a form of dancing, and speech, a song”: An appeal by a Video Volunteer to include Adivasis’ rich heritage in holiday camps – Jharkhand

To view this video on YouTube and learn more about Priyasheela’s appeal, click here >> For the Adivasis of Jharkhand, culture is their last bastion of hope. […] Community Correspondent Priyasheela is an Adivasi living in Ranchi. Priya, a mother of two, considers one of … Continue reading

Posted in Adivasi / Adibasi, Childhood and children, Community facilities, Cultural heritage, Customs, De- and re-tribalisation, Eastern region – Eastern Zonal Council, Education and literacy, Games and leisure time, Media portrayal, Names and communities, Networking, Organizations, Quotes, Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Storytelling, Video resources - external, Women | Tagged | Comments Off on Video | “Walking is a form of dancing, and speech, a song”: An appeal by a Video Volunteer to include Adivasis’ rich heritage in holiday camps – Jharkhand

What it means to be part of the “India Unheard” network – Video Volunteers

Gunjan Singh is a community correspondence for India Unheard. She is from Varanasi. According her India Unheard will be a network of community reporters and here we will discuss different issue and also suggest measures. Source: ▶ Gunjan Singh’s Profile … Continue reading

Posted in Accountability, Adivasi / Adibasi, Community facilities, Constitution and Supreme Court, Customs, Democracy, Media portrayal, Misconceptions, Networking, Organizations, Photos and slideshows, Quotes, Social conventions, Storytelling, Video resources - external, Women | Comments Off on What it means to be part of the “India Unheard” network – Video Volunteers

Visual anthropological records of the adivasi communities’ lives and traditions: A project facilitated by Video Volunteers – Gujarat

“We learnt how to make a story. We never gave importance to the story before, but now we do.” – Jyotiben, trainee By Manish On October 6, 2011 “Even in the age of information overload, it is surprising that so little … Continue reading

Posted in Accountability, Anthropology, Community facilities, Education and literacy, Media portrayal, Modernity, Networking, Organizations, Quotes, Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Storytelling, Video resources - external, Western region –  Western Zonal Council | Comments Off on Visual anthropological records of the adivasi communities’ lives and traditions: A project facilitated by Video Volunteers – Gujarat

Video | The festival that gives freedom to women to make choices about their marriage: A tradition for over 250 years – Odisha

To read the full report and watch this video by Community Correspondent Sarita Biswal on videovolunteers.org, click here >> In Orissa, men and women gather and choose spouses on the spot, removing the need for a dowry. Every winter, during the month … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Community facilities, Customs, Eastern region – Eastern Zonal Council, History, Media portrayal, Modernity, Organizations, Quotes, Revival of traditions, Seasons and festivals, Social conventions, Storytelling, Video resources - external, Women | Comments Off on Video | The festival that gives freedom to women to make choices about their marriage: A tradition for over 250 years – Odisha