Eddie Avila

Currently the Director of Rising Voices. Previously Latin America Editor for Global Voices. A part of GV since 2005.

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Latest posts by Eddie Avila

September 5, 2018

Let's meet the Global Voices Community Council

Join us in welcoming the Community Council which will be engaged in a consultative process, discussing and deliberating on four major issues that will help shape GV’s future direction.

August 23, 2018

What we do & how we do it: two issues for discussion by the Community Council

A more detailed exploration of two of the four questions to be tackled by the Community Council.

August 17, 2018

Eight GV community leaders who can help you get connected with the Council

Meet our Community Connectors for the upcoming Consultation on the future of Global Voices.

July 30, 2018

Be the change you want to see in Global Voices — join the Community Council!

We’re forming a Community Council to deliberate the big questions facing GV. You can apply to join today!

February 23, 2018

2018 Editorial Goals: Getting to Know the Why and How of Indigenous-Led Online Media

Let's learn more about how indigenous-led digital media started and continue to represent themselves online.

June 16, 2017

Rising Voices at Iberoconf 2017 Exploring Ways to Promote Indigenous Participation on Wikipedia

Rising Voices attended the regional Ibercoop conference on June 10-12 to explore ways to further support indigenous participation in Wikipedia.

May 18, 2017

A Special Invitation to the Lingua Community From Rising Voices: Write About Language Revitalization!

This is a special invitation to Lingua translators to join Rising Voices to write about how technology is helping revitalize endangered and other underrepresented languages.

May 17, 2017

Be a Part of Shaping the Future of GV—Sign Up for an “Action” or “Ideas” Group!

Join small “action” or “ideas” groups to work on, explore, and develop broader issues and questions about the current workings or the future direction of GV.

February 2, 2017

GV Will Have Instant Articles – A Test Post

This is a sassy test content article that also goes over the custom styles supported by GV for storytelling and how they will look in Instant Articles. Please see the Facebook...

January 17, 2017

The Rising Voices – NewsFrames Initiative is Hiring a Community Lead

Global Voices (GV) seeks a NewsFrames – Rising Voices Community Lead to coordinate a new series of GV stories related to the representation of marginalized communities in media coverage. The...