Video for Change Curriculum Chapter 7 – Safety and Security



Chapter 7 sessions cover the core principles of ethical videomaking, ensuring activists are safely creating and sharing advocacy videos. Sessions focus on informed consent and how to obtain it, how to develop a detailed safety and security plan and, when necessary, how to conceal identities during the different stages of filming. Additionally, this module contains good tips on how to deal with hostile or difficult interviews, and filming in high-risk situations.

Included in this Chapter:

  • Intro to Filming Safely and Securely and Using Informed Consent
  • Develop Your Safety and Security Plan
  • Concealing Identity
  • Exercise: Obtaining Informed Consent
  • Exercise: Conducting Hostile Interviews

You can also download the complete Video for Change Curriculum here.

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