A national and current resident of Trinidad and Tobago. I joined GV in September 2005, and held the positions of Caribbean editor and Managing Editor before becoming Managing Director in 2008.
Latest posts by Georgia Popplewell
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Get to know more about Marina Khonina, our new Lingua Project Manager, in this 3-minute video!
March 2022 saw a few farewells and welcomes, the return of the Global Voices podcast, and readers paying close attention to stories about Russia and Ukraine.
Stories capturing readers' interest in February 2022 addressed topics including the Winter Olympics, Russia's invasion of Ukraine, and everybody's favourite new word game.
In addition to producing stories, GVers were out and about this month in various venues talking about events in countries such as Kazakhstan and China, performing poetry, and getting published!
Stories from Hong Kong, Japan and Malawi took centre stage in December, and the most-read story of 2021 was about. . . fabric?
In November GV welcomed a new board member, while GVers made appearances at a number of virtual events.
Akwe Amosu joins the Global Voices board as James Deane departs, with Mary Kay Magistad assuming the role of board chair.
October's most popular posts addressed the Taliban's balancing act with China, a Myanmar actress-turned-resistance fighter, and a Turkish dog that rides the metro.
In September, Global Voices readers zeroed in on stories about snack food, the origins of a term for hanging out, diversity on Tiktok and several aspects of China.