Participatory video

Making a video can be an easy, accessible and powerful way for communities to come together and document stories of change from their own perspective. This process can also help to design, monitor and evaluate programmes and projects.

These tools and resources will provide you with guidance on participatory video.

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2 April 2020

Indaba: Participatory video monitoring on a WASH project in Indonesia

Type:

Video

Organisation:

IFRC

A participatory video by youth from the community of Tumbit Melayu feedback on the water, sanitation and hygiene promotion (WASH) project implemented by the Indonesian Red Cross Society (Palang Merah Indonesia-PMI) with the support of IFRC in the district of Berau, East Kalimantan province.

  • Health
  • Participatory video
  • Video

2 April 2020

Indaba: Participatory video evaluation on a Zika project in Colombia

Type:

Video

Organisation:

IFRC

A participatory video by men from the community of Ondas del Caribe’s feedback on a Community Action on Zika project implemented by the Colombian Red Cross Society with the support of IFRC in Santa Marta, Magdalena department.

  • Disease
  • Emergencies
  • Epidemics

1 April 2020

Webinar: Putting communities in control of evaluations

Type:

Webinar

Organisation:

InsightShare

A webinar discussing the use of participatory video to enable disaster affected communities to evaluate humanitarian aid responses, based on learning from InsightShare and ActionAid’s pilot programme in Bangladesh.

  • Community
  • Participatory video
  • Video

1 April 2020

Participatory video in Northern Bangladesh

Type:

Video

Organisation:

ActionAid

A collection of videos which explore how participatory video can be used to enable disaster affected communities to evaluate humanitarian aid responses. This playlist focuses on the experiences of two communities in Northern Bangladesh during the 2016 floods and came out of a project by InsightShare and ActionAid.

  • Video
  • Participatory video

2 July 2019

Using music and dance to improve health in a Tanzania refugee camp

Type:

Video

Organisation:

IFRC

A participatory video from the IFRC on ‘Using Music and Dance to Improve Health in a Tanzania Refugee Camp’. It shows how Red Cross staff use music, dance and house-to-house visits to share critical health information.

  • Advice
  • Africa
  • Participation

2 July 2019

Lessons on climate change: Tanzania

Type:

Video

Organisation:

IFRC

A participatory video evaluation of the Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS) project, carried out by the IFRC in Ndaleta, Tanzania

  • Africa
  • Climate change
  • Evaluation

2 July 2019

Lessons on climate change: Malawi

Type:

Video

Organisation:

IFRC

A participatory video evaluation of the Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS) project, carried out by the IFRC in Bitilinyu, Malawi

  • Africa
  • Climate change
  • Evaluation

2 July 2019

InsightShare YouTube channel

Type:

Video

Organisation:

InsightShare

A Participatory Video (PV) from InsightShare, who have pioneered the use of PV as a tool for monitoring and evaluating complex programmes by beneficiaries and the wider community.

  • Monitoring
  • Participation

2 July 2019

SURE programme – video report

Type:

Video

Organisation:

InsightShare

A Participatory Video (PV) produced by InsightShare to support the CEA efforts of the British Red Cross and Nepal Red Cross Society, as part of the region’s SURE programme.

  • Disaster
  • Earthquake
  • Monitoring

2 July 2019

Earthquake recovery programme – video report

Type:

Video

Organisation:

InsightShare

A Participatory Video (PV) produced by InsightShare to support the CEA efforts of the British Red Cross and Nepal Red Cross Society, as part of the region’s earthquake recovery programme.

  • Earthquake
  • Monitoring
  • Participation

2 July 2019

Community screenings for participatory video

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

InsightShare

A guide to organising community screenings as part of a Participatory Video process. It includes advice on planning and delivery, suggestions for logistics and technical considerations, tips, checklists and case studies.

  • Monitoring
  • Participation
  • Video

2 July 2019

Insights into participatory video: a handbook for the field

Type:

Tool

Organisation:

InsightShare

A handbook which offers a practical guide to facilitating Participatory Video projects for CEA. It includes guidance on project development and set-up, key games and exercises, facilitator techniques and case studies.

  • Monitoring
  • Participation
  • Video