Machizo is a social entrepreneurial media production company based in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Since inception in April 2005, it provides wide range of digital media services; that include web design, documentary film making, multimedia journalism, photography, motion graphics and media training.
Along with multimedia design and audio visual production, Machizo does video blogging and digital campaign on rights and development issues. Machizo works with NGOs, development agencies and activist organizations worldwide. It’s works have been recognized by ISIF Asia, PANAP, Manathan Award and Stockholm Challenge.
Machizo inherits that spirit of change with universal values – freedom, peace, unity and happiness. The word, ‘Machizo’ itself has been coined from Japanese phrase, “Machi Ukegazou” that means “Working for Change”.
Contributing in the development process to establish universal rights and equity through empowering media content production on social issues.
Together with access and quality content, ‘The Internet’ becomes the powerful empowering media. Without local content, the access does not work! Therefore, Machizo sets its mission to produce content, particularly on social development and local issues . Machizo would like to add values in society through media social business and supporting social development organizations.