PRESS CENTER

Welcome to the Chocolate Moose Media press center, where you will find information and resources for your coverage.

From talking condoms to cartoon mosquitos, Chocolate Moose Media and its founder, Peabody Award-winning director, animator, and humanitarian, Firdaus Kharas, harnesses the combined power of animation and humor to tackle taboo subjects, dispel myths, and save millions of lives around the world through widespread behavior change.

The studio’s animated shorts on HIV/AIDS, malaria, Ebola, domestic violence, and more have been adapted in over 90 languages and viewed in over 150 countries.

To join the Chocolate Moose Media press list, request more information, or to arrange an interview with Firdaus Kharas, please contact Caitlin Delaney at caitlin@creativethinking.global.

In addition to the resources in the Press Center, you can also stay up-to-date on Chocolate Moose Media news, events, and videos via Vimeo, Facebook, Twitter, and on the Culture Shift blog

 

Media Coverage Highlights

The New P&L – Principles & Leadership in Business

14 October, 2020

 

The Business and Leadership Podcast

13 October, 2020

 

Health Psychology by Hymie Anisman

Becoming Your Best

22 September, 2020

 

11:11 Talk Radio

16 September, 2020

 

Life Transformation Radio: The Key to a Remarkable Life with Firdaus Kharas

2 Sepember, 2020

 

Compassion is the birthplace for courage’ – 45 quotes from Indian startup journeys

1 September, 2020

 

Mindful Impact: Unlocking Your Creativity 

31 August, 2020

 

From habit to impact: how creativity can transform lives and livelihoods

30 August, 2020

 

Momentum Life Project: Firdaus Kharas on how to be more creative

20 August, 2020

 

Firdaus Kharas elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts

23 April, 2020

 

Slate School’s Education Idea Lab Presents “Communicating The Mission” 

Why Must We Be Silent?

10 December, 2019

 

Creating Impactful Change Through Animations (Firdaus Kharas)

4 September 2018

The Social Impactors Podcast: Directing 4010 animations, innovative solutions & impactful global change (Firdaus Kharas)

30 August, 2018

 

Animated Video Portrays Refugees’ Plight, Encourages Welcoming

16 October, 2017

 

Nouvelle vidéo pour déstigmatiser les victimes de viols au Congo New Video To Destigmatize Congo Rape Victims

8 August, 2017

 

Firdaus Kharas at CTIAF 2017

4 February 2017

 

“This is our story.”

8 August, 2017

 

Firdaus Kharas, a social entrepreneur using media to better human conditions around the world

28 June, 2017

 

Cutting The Glare For Migraine Sufferers

19 June, 2017

 

Kharas Humanitarian Efforts Attract More Awards

16 May, 2017

 

Chocolate Moose Media Recognized For Global Impact

16 December, 2016

 

TMT Entertainment Awards 2016

December 14, 2016

 

Career Paths, International Affairs: Firdaus Kharas

3 November  2016

 

A Conversation with Firdaus Kharas Founder & Chairman of Chocolate Moose Media

23 October, 2016

NatureForAll Launches New Global Conservation Movement with Animated Film

6 September, 2016

 

Four Awards For CMM’s Videos on Violence , Diabetes

21 June, 2016

 

Chocolate Moose Media’s Behaviour-Change Communications at WHS

27 May, 2016

 

The Huffington Post: A New African Super-girl Confronts Ebola

3 March, 2016

 

QDA Launches Animated Diabetes Videos

1 December, 2015

 

‘Beyond Survival’ Video Tackles Ebola Stigma

25 November, 2015

 

New CMM Channel Can Reach Six Billion People In Local Langua

14 September, 2015

 

The Ottawa Citizen: Carleton honours community builders as convocations begin

9 June, 2015

 

Firdaus Kharas Named Among World’s Top Social Innovators

17 February, 2015

 

Darpan Magazine: Firdaus Kharas: Activism Through Animation

26 January, 2015

 

Fighting Ebola with viral animation

2 January, 2015 

 

The Ottawa Sun: Ebola top of mind for medics, artists, academics

21 October, 2014

 

World Religion News: Prayers and Poems: How Churches Help the Battle Against Ebola

21 October, 2014

 

Christian Today: Four minutes which could turn the tide on the Ebola crisis

16 October, 2014

 

Using Animation to Battle Ebola

13 October, 2014

 

Ebola Prevention The Goal of New Chocolate Moose Media Video

14 August, 2014

 

Buzz and Bite Highlighted In New Malaria Museum

25 April, 2014

 

The Atlantic: Talking Condoms Make Safe Sex Campaigns Acceptable in Conservative Countries

18 October, 2013

 

The Guardian: The Guardian International Development Achievement Award

28 August, 2013

 

Next Billion: Talking Condoms and Global Health

19 June, 2013

 

Rabble CA: Firdaus Kharas: Animating public service and social justice

12 July, 2012

 

The Globe and Mail: Animated Series Brings Africa to Other Cultures

23 June, 2007

 

The Globe and Mail: ‘I’m Just Trying to Make a Small Contribution

17 January, 2005

The New Yorker: Pitching Rubbers

24 May, 2004