I choose to act: Presentation of video stories about human rights advocates

Duration
120’

Organisers: the Human Rights Information Centre

 

I choose to act is a series of documentary video stories about six Ukrainian human rights advocates. They work in different spheres: defending the rights of people with disabilities and children’s rights, prisoners’ rights and the rights of Ukrainians who are persecuted in Crimea, LGBTQI+ rights and women’s rights. In addition, they fight to bring the people responsible for the murders on the Maidan to justice. During the presentation, the participants will share interesting stories about their activities and tell the audience why they chose the life of helping others 24/7 Everyone who attends the event will be able to learn more about the internal processes of human rights advocacy, make connections, and gain knowledge which will be useful for joining the human rights movement in the future.

 

Participants of the presentation:

Volodymyr Azin, expert of the National Assembly of People with Disabilities

Olena Rozvadovska, head of the Blue Chick children’s rights organisation

Andriy Didenko, programme coordinator at the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group

Olha Skrypnyk, head of the Crimea Human Rights Protection Group

Olena Shevchenko, head of the Insight NGO

Pavlo Dykan, head of the Advocacy Advisory Panel


1st floor IZONE
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Wednesday
28 March 2018
17:00
18 INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL
26–
March
4
April 2021
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Panel discussion: Without the right to fix judicial mistakes: Sentenced to life
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Special project Dumaidan 2017: Let’s gather around the Tent of Unders…
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Special project Dumaidan 2017: Let’s gather around the Tent of Understanding
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Hate speech in the information space of Crimea: its scale and consequ…
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Hate speech in the information space of Crimea: its scale and consequences
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90’
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25 March 2018
Crimea. Realities of the occupation
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Crimea. Realities of the occupation
Duration
90’
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Women by the Frontline: Changed by the New Reality
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26 March 2018
Women by the Frontline: Changed by the New Reality
Duration
90’
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26 March 2018
Human rights: The problem of the spread of radical-right movements in…
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26 March 2018
Human rights: The problem of the spread of radical-right movements in Ukraine
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120’
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Fake news: How not to be deceived?
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27 March 2018
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90’
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Masterclass: How to create a popular YouTube video
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27 March 2018
Masterclass: How to create a popular YouTube video
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150’
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Panel discussion: Looking for balance: Is equality in secondary educa…
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27 March 2018
Panel discussion: Looking for balance: Is equality in secondary education possible?
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120’
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Discussion – Roma Woman. New Vision and a screening of the film Seven…
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Discussion – Roma Woman. New Vision and a screening of the film Seven stories of successful Roma women in Ukraine
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120’
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Screening and discussion of the film The chronicle of the Black Tulip
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28 March 2018
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120’
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Panel discussion: Children’s rights in the Ukrainian media space
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29 March 2018
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90’
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29 March 2018
Wounds 360° Project
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Wounds 360° Project
Duration
360’
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Poster exhibition and the Respect Diversity! promotional video
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Poster exhibition and the Respect Diversity! promotional video
Duration
540’
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