September, 2018

Posts from September, 2018

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Community Council Issue Paper 2: Degrees of Professionalization

  September 24, 2018

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 issue paper will present the background of our approach to volunteer and professional roles, the pros and cons of our...

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Remembering Boukary

  September 18, 2018

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

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Community Council Issue Paper 1: Topics and Focus

  September 10, 2018

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 work.The issue paper will present the background of our approach to topics, the pros and cons of our current practice,...

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

  September 9, 2018

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 security checks in airports easily. Tech conferences are English-dominated spaces, we are witnessing a rise in inclusion and diversity funds...