February, 2018

Posts from February, 2018

Volunteer Translators And Editors Needed for Global Voices Catalan Lingua!

Global Voices is looking for volunteer translators and editors for the Catalan site!

Editorial Goal 2018: We Want New Contributors From Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, São Tomé and Príncipe and Timor-Leste

The countries are currently underrepresented in Global Voices coverage. As Lusophone editor, I want to change that.

2018 Editorial Goals: Developing a Netizen Report for Southeast Asia

'Netizen Report: Southeast Asia' aims to bring greater attention and focus to the state of online media and free speech issues in the region.

Editorial Goal 2018: Recruiting a Bigger, More Diverse Community of Contributors From Central and Eastern Europe

The 2018 goal for Central and Eastern Europe is to have at least one active author per country from the region, so all 22 countries can be represented on GV.

Are You a Member of NewsFrames Slack?

Hi everyone, here's an update NewsFrames, plus some details about where everyone is discussing NewsFrames projects.

2018 Editorial Goal: We Want More Cross-Border Collaborative Stories in South Asia

For the next three months, I want to lead an effort with my team to produce three to four stories per month that look at topics from a regional perspective.

2018 Editorial Goals: Documenting Threatened Voices in China

In the following post, Northeast Asia and China regional editor Oiwan Lam presents her plans to revive Threatened Voices' data on China.

2018 Editorial Goals: Streamlining the Onboarding Process, Rebooting GV Japan Twitter

In the following post, Japan regional editor, Nevin Thompson, presents his plans for the first part of the year. 

CivilServant is Hiring: Full-Time Research Manager

CivilServant is looking for a full-time Research Manager to develop research relationships, co-design our research agenda, and convene events. This is a year-long, full-time remote contract position.

What Were Global Voices’ Readers up to Last Week?

During the week of February 12-18, 2018, our stories and translations attracted readers from 209 countries. Number 68 on the list? Honduras. And number 139? Somalia.