Posts about Activism

A visa for letting Yemen enters peace

It has always been the only visa that makes me go everywhere is art

Forum on Internet Freedom in Africa: Global Voices represents at Addis Ababa digital rights conference

The forum represented a huge step forward for digital rights in Ethiopia, where, just five years ago, press freedom and digital rights were at an all-time low.

Connecting the unconnected in Tanzania

The DigI project is ongoing in Tanzania, and has a value in reaching the remote villages.The main target is to establish internet hotspots dedicated to spread health and educational information.

Violence tiptoes in on jokes, stereotypes, and lies–It catches us by surprise

Yeah, I'm angry. And scared. About racism. Our future. The Netherlands.

“It had to be a black Cuban woman!”: an interview with GV author Sandra Abd’Allah-Alvarez Ramírez

"[When it comes to LGBTQI rights] in Cuba, we are still in our infancy. Even though a lot has been done, there is still much more to do"."Aunque se haya...

Water scarcity has become a pressing issue in Iran

«  One day, it [the lake] will reject salty water and it will then be a real disaster. »

MeM, the Livingroom of languages, puts small languages in the spotlight

As part of the European Capital of Culture 2018, many interesting events will take place in Ljouwert (Leeuwarden in Dutch) through the year. Concerts, storytelling, exhibits, theatre, hiking and cycling...

Desde Sarayaku Para el Mundo – Kawsak Sacha, una Propuesta de Vida

El Pueblo de Sarayaku ha generado una propuesta de conservación endógena, para su reconocimientos y la reivindicación al derecho a la naturaleza y la territorialidad, cual es el Kawsak Sacha...

Statement: Bloggers for Freedom

We concerned Filipino bloggers stand for the rights to free expression and to free speech. And our first responsibility is to protect these rights. We thus stand with Rappler, its...

Portraits of Translators: Jade Dussart, a Passion for Asia and Human Rights

Who are translators behind GV in French? Interview with Jade Dussart who’ll be coming up on her 7th year on the team and who has a passion for Asia