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Joining in ACSA Conference – The Visual Imagination Across Boundaries

Machizo's founder - Shahjahan Siraj joined in 4th Annual  International ACSA Conference to share the livebits experiences of 80plus1. The theme of the conference was - The Visual Imagination Across Boundaries that held on 1-3 November in Assumption University of Bangkok, Thailand.  Thirty one  presentations on visual art, multimedia and culture presented by the experts [...]

By | October 28th, 2010|News and Blog|0 Comments

One Day on Earth – filmed from every nation

Machizo Multimedia joined as contributor producer at 'One Day in Earth' world documentary. We featured Bangladeshi eco-friendly vehicle ” rickshaw and rickshaw culture. On October 10, 2010 (10/10/10), thousands of inspired individuals, had represented every nation of the world, filmed their perspective and contributed their voice to a collaborative global film project. Many filmed [...]

By | October 10th, 2010|News and Blog|0 Comments

Universal Human Rights Declaration

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which was adopted by the UN General Assembly on 10 December 1948, was the result of the experience of the Second World War. With the end of that war, and the creation of the United Nations, the international community vowed never again to allow atrocities like those of [...]

By | September 6th, 2010|News and Blog|0 Comments

The dirty truth about “unlimited” hosting space and bandwidth

There's a dirty little secret out there amongst hosting companies, and that is what they call "Unlimited" hosting, usually something like "Unlimited Diskspace/Storage" and "Unlimited Transfer/Bandwidth." Obviously, if this were completely true, companies like Ebay, Amazon, Wikipedia, and Craigslist would simply sign up for them too. The reality is, you will have to upgrade [...]

By | July 16th, 2010|News and Blog|0 Comments

Communication at the heart of change

Communication at the heart of change' the animation video presentation of Panosexplains the essential role that information and communication plays in development. Sustainable development demands that people participate in the debates and decisions that affect their lives. They need to be able to receive information, but also to make their voices heard. Nevertheless, the poor [...]

By | April 16th, 2010|News and Blog|0 Comments

80plus1 livebits experience from Dhaka streets and markets

Above video on the Bangladesh livebits experiences from 80 market places of Dhaka. Along with livebits, the project focuses to freshbits and connectbits as well. The livebits was web cast directly from market spot to Linz Australia via wireless internet, however broadcast via video blogging. The global project '80+1 : Journey Around the World' [...]

By | October 1st, 2009|News and Blog|0 Comments

UnnayanTV received Manathan Awarded 2008

Machizo's project UnnayanTV has been recognized by Manathan Awarded 2008 in e-culture and entertainment category. The review of jury board of Manathan is as follows: DESCRIPTION: Unnayan TV is the first online video channel in Bangladesh which regularly publishes video contents on development, human rights, and educational as well as cultural issues of the country. [...]

By | October 17th, 2008|News and Blog|0 Comments

Training for Child Journalists

Two days long training workshop for child  journalists of Shishu Prokash was held at MMC premises on July  25-26, 2008. This training was jointly organized by UNICEF and Mass-line Media Centre (MMC). Shahahjahan Siraj, the director of Machizo facilitated the training. News editor  Moniruzzaman Khan; Sub-editor, Masum Bellia, Dhaka Team Leader M.  Tohidul Islam [...]

By | July 26th, 2008|News and Blog|Comments Off on Training for Child Journalists

Machizo Joined at Transmission 2008 in Indonesia

Machizo’s director ‘Shahjahan Siraj’ joined  in the Transmission event to share his views and experiences. The documentary ‘Riding on a Rickshaw’ and ‘Flood 07’  from Bangladesh screened in the event of Transmission Asia-Pacific at Java/ Indonesia (Sukabumi, Indonesia, May 19-25 2008.).  Transmission Asia-Pacific is a meeting of video activists and free  software developers who [...]

By | May 22nd, 2008|News and Blog|0 Comments