Elliot Higgins’ most recent project is a collaborative platform focusing on the verification and analysis of citizen footage. The focus is conflict situations, including Syria and Ukraine, and it uses innovative and collaborative processes to verify footage and tell stories, explaining along the way the tools used.
WITNESS’s Ethical Guidelines for Using Eyewitness Videos in Human Rights Reporting and Advocacy
This WITNESS guide cover the principles of human rights documentation, and discusses how those principles can be used to assess and minimize the various risks involved in sharing online videos of abuse. Also available in Spanish and Ukrainian.