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Storytelling as a reflective practice | How can we make a social impact? ebbf netherlands


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?
Location, Date and Time
Social Impact Factory Utrecht
40 Vredenburg
3511 BD Utrecht
Fri, Oct 18th, 2019
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM CET

Costs: Free
Register for the breakfast meeting
More about the speaker
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.

The Breakfast Meeting is a collaboration between Creativo Design, EBBF, and Social Impact Factory Utrecht

Costs: Free
Register for the breakfast meeting
The Breakfast Meeting is a collaboration between Creativo Design, EBBF, and Social Impact Factory Utrecht


Friday, October 18th, 2019
08:30 am CEST.


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