Footage in the Press


“Voice and support: storytelling as activism against GBV”

"Digital Storytelling: Elevating Youth as Agents of Change"

Kathryn Weenig
Philanthropy Journal, July 3, 2017

"Female Survivors Use Custom Tech For Social Change"

Helaina Hovitz
Headlines for the Hopeful,
January 6, 2017

"How a nonprofit is empowering unheard girls with digital storytelling"

Mostafa Al
Salt, February 3, 2016

"New Technology Allows Female Survivors to Speak Up and Connect"

Helaina Hovitz
The Optimist by GozAround, May 17, 2018

"Inspiring Stories About Women Changing the World"

Helaina Hovitz
Reader's Digest, May 23, 2017

"Tech for Good Ten"

Tech for Good
June 7, 2016

"Ending violence against women: how you supported the 16 days of activism"

Carla Kweifio-Okai and Guardian readers
The Guardian, December 10, 2015

"Conflict to Connection: Displaced Women,
Gender-based Violence, and Human Rights in Ukraine"

Dr. Kristen Ali Eglinton
WhyDev, December 11, 2017

"Vinas We Love: Kristen Eglinton and the Footage Foundation"

Zoe Elizabeth
Vina Zine, February 18, 2017

"Salt and Diageo's 100 Inspiring Women"

March 8, 2016

"Rebuilding Lives"

Presentations by Footage


“Hear Her: Narrative Programs and Platforms Inspiring Sustainable Development” with Co-Sponsor
NGO Commission on the Status of Women Forum, 2019

“Compassion, Service, and Storytelling: Fostering Leadership with Young Women Refugees” with Co-Sponsor Soka Gakkai International
NGO Commission on the Status of Women Forum, 2019

“Ending Gender-Based Violence and Rape Culture: Youth Leading the Way”
University of Wisconsin Women's and Gender Studies Consortium
(UNESCO Chair on Gender, Well-being, and a Culture of Peace), 2017

“Utilizing Technology and the Sustainable Development Goals to Amplify Youth Voices Globally and Ignite Change”
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
(Forum on Global Violence Prevention), 2016


News from Footage


Newsletter: Spring 2018

Press Release: Beyond #MeToo, Young Women Overcome Political Tensions to Share Experiences with Gender-Based Violence Through State Department Funded Program (March 7, 2018)

Press Release: First-generation university students under spotlight through new media GBV project in Chile (February 7, 2018)

Press Release: Journeys of refugee women at heart of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign
(November 20, 2017)

Newsletter: Fall 2017

Press Release: Gender violence in Ukraine under spotlight through new media project (October 12, 2017)

Press Release: Platform to connect refugee women and girls at heart of unique crowdfunder (May 31, 2017)

Newsletter: Spring 2017

Press Release: Footage Foundation invites public and private sector to join 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence (November 17, 2016)

Press Release: Footage Foundation relaunches crowdfunding campaign envisioning largest global initiative and platform for young women refugee voice (October 6, 2016)

Newsletter: Fall 2016

Press Release: Footage Foundation launches global campaign to end gender-based violence and achieve Sustainable Development Goals (April 28, 2016) *Featured on Reuters

Newsletter: Spring 2016

Press Release: Footage Foundation Expansion Empowers Leadership and Connection for Young Women in NYC and St. Petersburg, Russia (February 24, 2016) *Featured on Reuters

Press Release: Footage Foundation Receives State Department Funding to Help Russian and American Young Women Explore Violence Against Women as Common Thread Between Them (November 3, 2015) *Featured on Reuters

Press Release: State Department Funded Program Uses Mobile Technology to Explore Gender-Based Violence as a Platform for U.S.-Russia Dialogue (June 17, 2015)

Newsletter: Spring 2015