Mr Seelan Palay

Role: 
Trainer

Seelan Palay has been an artist, filmmaker and activist since 2005.

For the past 6 years, he has campaigned on human rights issues in Asia, with a focus on Singapore and Burma. He has produced over 100 videos, and was one of the first contributors to EngageMedia. He has organized numerous exhibitions, demonstrations, forums and workshops to raise awareness and encourage action to bring about positive change in Asia. He is also part of the organizing committee of the Freedom Film Festival in Singapore. As the current Editorial and Outreach Coordinator for EngageMedia, he is working to broaden public access and communication on critical human rights and environmental stories from Southeast Asia. He also manages the Crossroads project on migrant workers, refugees and stateless people.