Sawa World trains over 200 youth in video production in Africa and South Pacific
In 2008 and 2009, Sawa World provided free training on digital story telling and social media tools to over 200 youth in the Solomon Islands, Fiji, Vanuatu, Cape Verde and Senegal.
Together with local videographers and Sawa volunteers, the youth conducted field visits and documented over 12 potential Sawa Leaders. The workshops were done in collaboration with local media partners including the Vanuatu Institute of Technology and the University of the South Pacific. Nine Flip Video Camcorders where donated to the local media partners to equip the youth with user-friendly video technology.