Planning to Preserve Video for Human Rights

Advocacy campaigns can take time to achieve results, so it’s important that your videos remain available after they are filmed. Moreover, videos that are kept intact and authentic are more trustworthy and usable in contexts like human rights reports or courtrooms.In...

What is Video Metadata?

A brief explanation of metadata and safety tips for activists. What is video metadata, where can it come from, and how useful (or harmful) is it to activists and their advocacy work?

Video as Evidence: Tech Tools – Transferring Files

This section of the Video as Evidence Field Guide covers basic tips for securely transferring video files from one party to another. You’ll find tips for sharing footage offline, as well as recommended tools for online sharing.Find additional video...

Video as Evidence: Basic Practices (Mini Guides)

These Mini Guides provide activists, investigators and lawyers quick tips for filming, sharing and preserving human rights video for evidentiary purposes. Print these out and take them  with you for easy access to key points. Read the full Basic...