Witness Advocates,
YouTube Acts

WITNESS’ advocacy to Google and YouTube contributed to the company introducing an easy-to-use visual anonymization and face-blurring tool which will enhance safety, privacy and authentication for millions of users.

Knight News Challenge
Grant Winner

WITNESS and The Guardian Project were awarded a Knight News Challenge for Mobile grant to address the issue of authentication of mobile media through our new app, InformaCam.

A Different Kind of Training
for the Games

With the 2016 Olympic Games and 2014 FIFA World Cup coming to Brazil, many thousands of people will be forcibly evicted from their homes to make way for new construction. WITNESS trained citizens to create, share and use videos to tell their stories and amplify their voices.