WELCOME TO OUR PODCASTS
Our podcasts are a collection of the best interviews carried out in the course of our digital activism. Our intention here is to condense general interest information for use as a tool by our community.
FALLING IN LOVE WITH POLITICS
Nicolás Díaz, Director of SeamOS, tells us about the dream of achieving direct communication between citizens and their political representatives in order to present new ways of exercising politics through www.seamos.co.
CAMPING FOR PEACE
Several of the Campamento por la Paz (Peace Camp) founders and leaders share their experience on the foundation´s first camping night as an expression of the citizen mobilization that backed the peace agreements between the Colombia Government and the FARC. Juliana Bohórquez, Manuel Echavarría, and Janese Ipuz accompany us in this edition.
THE MEME AS A POLITICAL EXCERCISE
Santiago Arias, founder of Es De Politólogos, the largest community of political scientists in Spanish America, talks about the use of digital channels for generating a horizontal debate on issues of global order. Gender violence, the political situation in Venezuela, and the construction of peace in Colombia are the main themes that this community of half a million people debates from day to day.
THE POWER OF YOUTH
David Parra is a member of thePaziempre Student Movement, a young citizen´s peace movement. In this chapter, he tells us about the rise of the student movement in the framework of the results of the peace plebiscite in Colombia and the ways in which mobilization actions have developed to teach about the importance of complying with the agreements and the relevance of protecting social leaders.
THE LOOK OF SUCCESS
As executive director of the Lien Center for Social Innovation, Jonathan Chang tells us about the skills necessary for leading an innovation center and achieving success.
REACHING THE UNREACHABLE
Eva Kaplan is an innovation specialist at UNICEF working at Zaatari, a Syrian refugee camp in Jordan.
THE ROBIN HOOD MODEL
Asif Saleh is Senior Director for Strategy, Communications and Empowerment at BRAC, a Bangladesh-based organization with 45 years of experience in fighting poverty from the angles of health, education, sustenance, financial inclusion, and sanitation.