Building on several of the concepts to promote Amnesty International's image and overall awareness of secret detention - A series of artistically illustrated/designed T-shirts sold through a partnership with companies like Threadless could raise awar
How can we make anyone remotely connected to unlawful detainment aware that they should reach out to Amnesty International? This no-tech version of the Unlawfully Detained symbol could be used as a way to spread the word about Amnesty International
This concept is all about providing technological access to enable the detainee's family to conduct an investigation themselves, alongside the crime investigation department (and/or any investigators).
There are a lot of concepts proposing campaigns for Amnesty International where the goal is to educate people about illegal detentions. But Amnesty also has to campaign itself as an organization and remove some of the negative connotations and critic
Integrate Infographics as the search engine of supporters and real time cases! As Google Earth says "fly anywhere". Once the supporter or the case is located you can have access(online) to the profiles of the people related, aswell as collaborating
This is a concept that is still developing, but I'm posting it now in hopes that I may see what collaboration may expand upon this idea. Oddly enough, this concept is based somewhat off of the tale of Hansel and Gretel. If you think about, they were
For the family members (particularly the wives) of the unlawfully detained, one of the hardest parts of detainment is the loss of a confidante. How can we use technology to develop an emotional network of support for them?
One of the most troublesome repercussions of unlawful detention is the forcible and involuntary loss of communication beyond the walls of detention. We propose a global event of “silence” designed to recreate a day in the life of a detainee, who has
An easy to use, drag-and-drop software platform, that lets anyone create a short graphic narrative about an illegal detention, or other human rights abuse. Rather than text-heavy alerts, this platform will allow for more graphic interest, human focu
A simple watch can be turned into a cry for help if one is about to be detained unlawfully. With just the press of a button on said watch a message will be sent to family and friends the person deemed important enough.
Wells College Innovation Lab
This idea builds off of the chip implants and suggests an option that a person can wear and take off at will. Creating a watch with GPS capabilities can allow someone who is unlawfully detained to be searched for. This idea comes from the Wells Colle
A little camera that detainees who are most at risk would take and put it in their mouths if they were captured. The camera would remain inside the body until the person can retrieve the camera after it's out of the body digestive system. Once that h
What if we can connect with a protester in the same vein of our movement from around the world? This concept brings forth the idea of speaking with people of different backgrounds about issues we believe in from the comfort of our homes. This idea co
As I was reading all the posts I realized that I needed to see the entire problem so I put short overview together that would help me see the entire problem at a glance. I thought I should post it for everyone to see.
This can help me ideate bette
This concept combines technology and art to help activists share their stories through live streaming. The activist will wear the helmet when unlawfully arrested, or in the process of protesting to capture their story and broadcast it live to the web