How to record your video:

  1. Read the question. Think about what you want to say.
  2. Make sure that your camera is enabled and your face is visible in the center of the preview window.
  3. When you're ready to start, click Start Recording.
  4. Tell your story! You'll have up to 5 minutes to speak. If you're not confident speaking in English, feel free to use πŸ‡³πŸ‡± Dutch, πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ German, or πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ Spanish.
  5. Once you're done, click Stop recording. You'll get a chance to review, re-do, or download your recording before you submit it.


If you're recording on your phone:

  • ⏱️ Please limit your video to 5 minutes.
  • πŸ“Ά On a slow connection? For best results, first record the video using your phone's camera app. Then come back to this page and click "Upload Video".

Share your story

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We hope you find it rewarding. And we'll do our best to enable your voice to inspire change on issues that matter to you.

The question:
What do you need in order to thrive?
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