[Video] Interview with Ramsey Tesdell of 7iber.com

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Ramsey Tesdell is the founder of 7iber.com, a citizen journalism community and training project based in Amman, Jordan. We met up with him at the Strengthening Independent Media program in Austria, which aims to map the new era of international media development. Ramsey explains the goals and activities of 7iber, his latest training efforts in Gaza, and the current state of donor investment in participatory media projects. You can learn more about Ramsey and 7iber at MediaShift and on Global Voices.


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