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6th May (online): Better Participatory Video Practice: Launch, InsightShare and Open University

InsightShare and Open University are excited to share with you that thus far almost 300 people from 30 different countries have signed up to join us on our 8-month long journey via virtual field sites around the world to explore and share better practices in participatory video. If you haven't already signed-up, we hope you might be interested to join us too. You are invited to the first web gathering, on May 6th from 2 to 3.30 pm (BST/GMT+1), which will give us a chance to discuss the…See More
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Here is a new feature in the CAFE, thought provoking articles from Dr D Parthasarathy, Development Sociologist and Researcher. Read on as he writes on topics ranging from Scams to Climate change covering our contemporary World. This month's Pick.

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