Thanks to you, we raised more than $10,000 through our July match campaign. Combined with an anonymous donor’s generous dollar-for-dollar match, that’s over $20,000 in less than a month—an unbelievable success! As a small thank you, we created this video to show you exactly what your donation will support and how your gift will make a difference in… Read More Our Match Campaign was a Success—Thanks to You
Human rights successes are hard-won, and require the coordinated efforts of many people working in solidarity—often across backgrounds, sectors, and even international borders. Victories can provide lessons, strategies, connections and inspiration to others struggling with similar problems, and video can help maximize these positive ripple effects. In 2015, N-Map had the privilege of documenting a… Read More Encouraging The Human Rights Ripple Effect
By Jessie Landerman, N-Map Project Manager While Fahd and his family look to the future, I cannot help but reflect on how cruel his detention was and marvel at how Fahd preserved his humanity throughout. — Omar Farah, Fahd Gazy’s Attorney N-Map recently learned that Fahd Ghazy, the subject of our 2014 film Waiting For… Read More N-Map Success Story: Fahd Ghazy Released from Guantánamo after 14 Years of Unlawful Detention
2015 was a transformative year at N-Map. Our team of lawyers, advocates, and filmmakers worked across the globe to put the voices of people who have suffered human rights abuses at the center of advocacy and litigation. We completed 55 tactical media advocacy videos over the last year to support our frontline partners working in… Read More Support N-Map on Human Rights Day!
We’ve been busy for the past six years. Find out what we’ve been up to below!
10 chosen grantee organizations use technology to fight crime, overcome government-sponsored censorship, and aid in disaster relief. NEW YORK, NY (March 10, 2014)—Ten non-profits in the U.S. and abroad have been named recipients of New Digital Age Grants, funded through a $1 million donation by Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt. The New Media Advocacy Project is… Read More NEW MEDIA ADVOCACY PROJECT (N-MAP) AWARDED “NEW DIGITAL AGE” GRANT BY GOOGLE EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN ERIC SCHMIDT
Michigan voters came together on November 6, 2012 to strike down Prop 1, a proposal that would have upheld the undemocratic Michigan law, Public Act 4. In conjunction with Michigan Forward and the Advancement Project, N-Map created a video to support a signature campaign to get this issue on the ballot. The law, which took… Read More Election Win for Michigan Unions and Activists!
April 12, 2012 Haiti: Law in the Time of Cholera. UN Peacekeeping, Cholera and Human Rights On April 9, 2012 at the UN Church Center, N-Map premiered “Fight the Outbreak,” our new film on cholera in Haiti and UN accountability for the Institute and Justice and Democracy in Haiti (IJDH) and the Bureau des Avocats Internationaux… Read More N-Map Launches Fight the Outbreak! A Film about Cholera in Haiti & UN Impunity
On an epic, snowy day during our recent production trip to Armenia, two reporters from the Armenian internet TV station CivilNet trailed us through the streets of Yerevan while we shot footage about evictions and the destruction of historic buildings. Watch Adam trail Bill with an umbrella in their great piece:
N-Map’s team just returned from Haiti, where we were assisting the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), and the Bureau des Avocats Internationaux (BAI) in their efforts to hold the United Nations accountable for creating a cholera epidemic in Haiti. We also worked alongside our old clients and friends, Partners in Health (PIH). Yes, that’s right,… Read More Holding the UN Accountable in Haiti