25 August 2023

UNICEF organizes a multiplatform digital storytelling workshop in Turkmenistan

In a world saturated with information overload, competing noise, and people having an ever-shortening span of attention, how do you make your voice heard? How do you tell a story that not only captures the attention, but makes you stop, think, and inspire and drive home the need for you to make a meaningful change in your life? This is a question…, Day One: Unravelling the Threads of Storytelling, On the first day, the participants explored the nuances of digital storytelling in a very informal, fun and relaxed atmosphere. Through the lenses of humour, emotions, and credibility, digging deep, and looking for what can truly resonate with people, the participants embarked on a journey to understand the heartbeat of effective narratives.…, Day Two: Forging Collaborative Creation, With the second day came a shift in the narrative, as participants transformed from explorers into creators. The workshop space fizzed and buzzed with the combined energy of collaboration fuelled by the diversity of talent and platform experience as the cohort was divided into three groups, each tasked with crafting a digital story board and…, Day Three: Unveiling of Digital Masterpieces, On the final day, the three groups unveiled their digital product - narratives that transcended screens, ready to make their mark on diverse platforms and communities. One showed an incredible new concept in design and art form, another an exceptional ability to captivate a storyline across all separate platforms of print, video, post, and radio,…