Stories about Community

March 6, 2018

2018 Goals: Revitalizing the Runet Echo Community

Our goal for 2018 is to revitalize the RuNet Echo community, attracting new writers, with a focus on less Moscow-centric coverage and underreported topics like Russia's minorities.

March 5, 2018

2018 Editorial Goals: Expanding Coverage of Iranian Minority Voices

There are many groups and media outlets providing mainstream coverage of politics in Iran, but there are few mainstream outlets highlighting the voices of minorities such as Iran’s Ahwazis.

March 1, 2018

The Stories We Want to Tell at Global Voices: An Experiment

Groups at the newsroom editors staff meeting produce their ideal homepages with GV stories that are completely invented or based on a real-life situation.

The Stories We Want to Tell at Global Voices

At the 2017 Newsroom Editors meeting, we fleshed at angles that make our stories GV-stories: inspiration, justice, identities, human connection, resistance, critique and representation.

February 23, 2018

Summit 2017 Community Meeting Notes: Bring on the Comments!

Greetings GVers! Alas, the GV Summit 2017 has come and gone, but we still have the memories — and lots and lots of notes collected from our many sessions. At long...

Are We Mentors More Than We Are Editors?

Many of the conversations at the 2017 Global Voices Staff Meeting in Colombo, Sri Lanka, touched upon how Global Voices has organically evolved over the years into a "learning organization."

February 21, 2018

Are You a Member of NewsFrames Slack?

Hi everyone, here's an update NewsFrames, plus some details about where everyone is discussing NewsFrames projects.

February 19, 2018

Newsroom Brainstorms on Mission at the 2017 Global Voices Staff Meeting

GV is many things at once.

February 14, 2018

How We Built the Schedule for the Global Voices Newsroom Staff Meeting

It was important for us to give careful consideration to what we would do with our precious time together, because we only meet face-to-face every two to three years.

February 13, 2018

Colombo Survey Results: What Did GVers Think of the 2017 Summit?

Summit survey responses will be instrumental in guiding staff and community leaders as we plan our next big meeting.