Violence and communication is an extremely complicated topic, and there are many forms of communication which conflicts and the need for resolutions arise from. The chairman of Crossing Borders' Board of Directors, Vibeke Quaade, has spent her career working with communications in NGOs. From this, she has observed what it means for NGOs to communicate certain images to the public and why these images can exert their own form of violence.
This offers us a different look at communication from what we have seen in the preceding units. Watch as Vibeke gives her lecture 'Images of Africa' and complete the exercises to explore this thought-provoking topic yourself.