January, 2015

Posts from January, 2015

GV2015: A High School Perspective

  January 31, 2015

“May we have a great time in Cebu!” Those were the first words that I heard after initially touching down in Cebu and passing through the two hour customs line at the airport. Immediately after clearing customs, the entire GV staff and I were greeted by a cultural band and...

Coping with post-summit depression‏

  January 27, 2015

“How are we supposed to go back home to our regular lives now that we’ve been here?” It is a question I heard probably five or six times during the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit, specially asked among the first time attendees. I am in awe, completely astonished about how...

What does it mean to be a GVer?

  January 25, 2015

In December 2014 and January 2015 nine GV Community members tried to make something which could be considered as a draft of GV Code of Ethics.

And more photos…..last set!

  January 25, 2015

For everyone, here goes the last set for the two last days at the Capitol Center – 24th and 25th. Enjoy, and if you have any problems for downloading or if you would like to have a photo, write me that I will send it to you. (@LauraSchne) https://www.flickr.com/photos/lauraruth123/sets/72157650398902746/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/lauraruth123/sets/72157648132835494/...

The Future is Always Present

  January 23, 2015

Little Umaima is joining us every day of the GV Summit to remind us somehow that we are part of this amazing community for one single reason: to build better world for today's and the next generation. Little cute faces like hers really motivate us!

Go bananas and shake bananas – Third day session Photos are UP

  January 23, 2015

Here you will find the link for downloading, using, sharing, etc photos of third day session. https://www.flickr.com/photos/lauraruth123/sets/72157650424874741/   (@LauraSchne) and please check Jeremy`s album (@jeremyclarke): https://www.flickr.com/photos/130737581@N07  

The Story and the Storyteller: Minutes from the workshop

  January 23, 2015

In this workshop led by Lauren, the participants’ objective is to get the most out of interviews they conduct for a story. When you are the ‘storyteller’, your goal is to seek all the elements of a really good story from your partner and narrate the story in front of...

We Also Play at the Summit

  January 23, 2015

We've been working a lot these days, we haven't slept enough and most of us still have the jetlag effect, but it is the brief moments like this when the conference room becomes an improvised playground and we allow ourselves to be kids again that make a difference. GV's Citizen Media...