Stories about Ecuador
"The [Afro] People's struggle has been made invisible. Everything that the Afro People are doing and saying is not being told or documented."
How Indigenous Communities Are Using Data to ‘Reframe’ Their Narratives Through Digital Storytelling
"Tools of this kind can become an element to analyze our communication work and guide us in choosing the best way to respond to the information generated by traditional media."
What happens when the data doesn’t support the story we first set out to tell?
The Sarayaku people, a small indigenous community in eastern Ecuador, are rarely in the news. They live near the Amazon rainforest in Ecuador. But twice in the past several years, they have grabbed the attention of Ecuadorian national media in small, but important ways.
Reframed Stories asks people to respond to dominant themes in news coverage about themselves and the issues that affect them. The stories center on the reflections of persons who are more...
This silence and the words that are missing in the communication spaces helps me think that we need to find different ways to respond to media.