Archive Tools and Resources

The WITNESS Media Archive uses variety of tools and resources to manage our collection of human rights media created by our partners all over the world. Consistent with archival principles, we rely on and adapt open-source or openly documented tools whenever possible, and develop our own when needed. As much as we can, we intend to share the resources we create with the human rights archiving community. Watch this space for ongoing additions and updates!


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Our mission is to collect, document, preserve and provide access to audiovisual human rights media in the support of advocacy, prosecution of justice, truth telling, and the historical record. More »