Palika Makam

Palika Makam
Palika Makam is a media activist and the proud daughter of the South Asian community that raised her. Palika has produced video advocacy campaigns and trained activists in using video as a tool for justice all over the world – from Ferguson to Palestine. She is the US Senior Program Coordinator at WITNESS - a global human rights nonprofit dedicated to supporting marginalized communities in using video, storytelling and technology to expose human rights abuses. Palika leads the organization’s immigration focused work with Eyes on ICE – a project that supports directly impacted immigrant communities and allies to document abuses by ICE and Border Patrol, and use that video to fight deportations and advocate for immigrant rights.
November 9, 2019 | New York CitySlashie Summit


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