WITNESS is pleased to announce three new members of its Board of Directors: Adelin Cai, Debora Diniz, and Julie Owono. Ms. Cai also serves on the Board’s Governance and Nominations Committee.
The right to record allows us to fortify the truth. Without the right to record, there will be diminished truth. We are quite clear that the veracity of what we film is what takes precedence. This is what motivates us to keep protecting our freedom to film.
WITNESS’s Brazil and Latin America and the Caribbean programs joined a network of audiovisual collectives in Abya Yala to release a statement regarding the excessive violence enforced upon Peruvian demonstrators protesting the illegal coup.