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ADIVASI

AWAAZ

STORIES BY ADIVASIS, OF ADIVASIS

According to a survey of India's leading media houses, conducted by Oxfam India and Newslaundry in 2019, these were the key findings:

No more than 5% of all articles in English newspapers are written by Dalits and Adivasis. Hindi newspapers fare slightly better at around 10%. Also, three out of every four anchors of flagship debates are upper caste. Not one is Dalit, Adivasi, or OBC.

We, Adivasis and Tribals, are the most prolific storytellers with a treasure of oral knowledge and history. Yet, mainstream media routinely ignores our voices and the stories that we have to tell. Over the last two years, #AdivasisAwaaz Academy has mentored over 140 digital storytellers, who have created 400+ original content pieces.

We now have the opportunity to tell our own stories. To get trained on this, register below.

 
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Are you an Adivasi or Tribal Youth who wants to be the voice of your culture and community?

Participants in a training of Adivasi Aw

What is Adivasi Awaaz Academy?

A 2 week, online workshop power-packed with activity-filled sessions on digital storytelling, mobile journalism, and mobile video production followed by an opportunity to cover stories of your Adivasi/Tribal community and earn income.

 

What will I learn from it?

  • Perfecting mobile journalism to tell your own stories.

  • Building effective stories with minimal resources.

  • Digital photography and mobile filmmaking to tell better stories.

  • Master social media channels to share your Adivasi Awaaz with the world.

How will it benefit me?

  • Training and mentorship by award-winning trainers at ALM.

  • Opportunity to learn from existing mobile journalists of ALM.

  • Over 45 recorded videos to learn at your own pace in Hindi, English, and Tamil. 

  • Opportunity to earn up to Rs. 10,000 per month from your articles and videos.

  • A growing community of Adivasi content creators and journalists.

  • A certificate at the end of the course.

 

I'm interested! Where do I sign up: Press the button below and fill out the form!*

Applications closed

*At present, we are accepting applicants from Tripura, Chhattisgarh, and Tamil Nadu. If you live in any of these states, Apply NOW!

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Over the last two years, #AdivasisAwaaz Academy has mentored over 140 digital storytellers, who have created 400+ original content pieces

FAQs

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