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How can we make a social impact? | STORYTELLING AS A REFLECTIVE PRACTICE

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Social Impact Factory Utrecht

40 Vredenburg

3511 BD Utrecht

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"How can we make a social impact?" with the topic "Storytelling as a Reflective Practice" presented by filmmaker Ramazan Nanayev.

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The tenth in a series of conversations on "How can we make a social impact?" with the topic "Storytelling as a Reflective Practice" presented by Ramazan Nanayev. He will share his reflections, ideas, and experiences based on his career as a filmmaker, producer and writer working across the globe.

The short presentation will be a starting point for a meaningful conversation and explore some of the following questions:

  • How can creating art be a reflective practice?
  • How can we use storytelling to make a social impact?
  • How is vulnerability a source of strength?

A collaboration between Creativo Design, EBBF, EBBF NL, and Social Impact Factory Utrecht

Speaker Biography

Ramazan Nanayev is an activist, social entrepreneur, filmmaker and a consultant. He is the Founder and CEO of Beacon Revolt, an impact media production company that develops films dealing with cultural and socio-economic issues with the purpose of inspiring solutions. He’s a Writer, Producer and Director of ‘Roads To Olympia’, a narrative fiction film about three young athletes who face cultural oppression, intolerance and poverty as they pursue a shared dream: to compete in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. The film sheds light on discrimination due to gender, sexual orientation, and racism, and acts as a call to action for organizations fighting these injustices. Ramazan acted as a consultant to British Council on facilitating workshops and building creative digital toolkits. He’s a NXT-GEN Fellow For Moral Leadership, UNLEASH Innovation Lab SDGs Talent, Climate Reality Project Leader, an Ambassador of Sandbox.is, Nudge Global Impact Challenge Participant, and a Global Shaper at World Economic Forum. He has acted as a Creative Director and Producer on many films and visual projects for Cylance, The Future Is Ours, Global Citizen, Aid For Aids, MYgration, The Global Education and Leadership Foundation, and multiple campaigns for #EqualityInSports.

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