September, 2018

Stories from September, 2018

September 26, 2018

UPDATED: Newsroom update: Mahsa steps down, Taisa's new role, and Brazil and Lusofone Africa

Our Iran editor Mahsa leaves to take up a fellowship, and Taisa steps into a new role as News Editor.

September 24, 2018

Using Grammarly for GV?

Suggesting using Grammarly for the GV Community.

Community Council Issue Paper 2: Degrees of Professionalization

Today we are excited to share the second issue paper for the Community Consultation on the Future of Global Voices – on the subject of the degree of professionalization of Global Voices.The...

September 21, 2018

Using Personas to Gain Understanding and Focus

Global Voices is asking its community to engage in defining its future path. Are we a community? Are we news? Are we media? All of the three? Something we have...

September 19, 2018

Tips for New Translators — Part 3: Slang and Social Media

Social media has to do with shared experiences, which are very difficult to translate. One must really have a grasp of the context.

Note from the Book Fair in Jakarta

Many large stores display their products to be purchased at discounts of up to 80 percent and publishers offer their flagship books.

September 18, 2018

Lingua Update: August 2018

The Lingua Manager presents the State of Lingua - August 2018

Remembering Boukary

Follow along this week on GV Instagram as Claire posts images commemorating the life and work of our late community member Boukary Konate.

September 10, 2018

Community Council Issue Paper 1: Topics and Focus

Today we are excited to share the first issue paper for the Community Consultation on the Future of Global Voices – on the subject of the topics and focus of GV’s...

September 9, 2018

RightsCon Translation Lab 2018: How we did it and what we learned

More than 2000 members attended RightsCon Toronto 2018, but still not all of us who work in human rights or technology was lucky enough to get invited, obtain a visa, passing...