Lova Rakotomalala

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October 12, 2018

Nobel Peace Prize Seen As Rebuke to the US

The rest of the world chose Nadia and Denis, while the United States elected Donald and Brett.

June 8, 2018

Discussion, Drawing and Delight at the Francophone GV Meet Up May 2018 in Lyon

GV francophone meet up in Lyon, France on the 26 & 27 of May

February 26, 2018

2018 Editorial Goals: Is There a Way To Make Sense of How We Chose Presidents in Francophone Africa?

"Instead of waiting for the puzzling electoral results to overwhelm us, we will try to proactively examine the context of each election before to the frenzy of campaign season."

December 1, 2017

GV Internal Meeting Workshop – Improv Factor – Day 1

Objectives and participants The objective of the workshop was to help the participants develop communication, interview skills and empathy through games. There were 8 participants and the WS was led...

June 26, 2017

African Historical Figures the World Should Get to Know: Richard Ratsimandrava

Ratsimandrava holds the record for the second shortest mandate in history as President of the Republic: one week.

May 19, 2017

Remembering Anna: An unrelenting activist for African justice and a huge loss for the Global Voices community

Anna Guèye: Gone too soon. It is with great sadness that I learned of the passing of Anna Guèye, author and translator for Global Voices en français and a forceful...

March 24, 2017

NATO's Legitimacy Undermined

* This post was originally written on GV en français and translated by Graham Perra. Donald Trump and Angela Merkel may have reiterated their support for NATO, the military alliance...

March 14, 2017

How expats living in France see the country with the presidential elections fast approaching

Avant les élections présidentielles, vis ma vie d'expat.

February 21, 2016

Nour's Quest for Freedom from Raqqa to Berlin

Nour was still living in Raqqa just over a year ago. After passing through Turkey, she has today managed to reach Berlin. Here is her story.

December 10, 2015

Reader's Testimony: Why I support Global Voices

A few days ago, a cousin I have not talked to in a while told me she wanted to donate to Global Voices. She is 26 and is doing an...