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Hokkaido's Caribbean notes

What are the odds of stumbling across a Spanish-speaking Japanese who has lived and worked in the Dominican Republic for 47 years importing some of the finest coffee beans in...

The Schrödinger GV'r

How can you be and not be a GV'r? What strange membership level has this player unlocked?

GV core team retreat update

In the last week of April, GV's core team devoted some time a virtual retreat, stepping away from our usual obligations in order to concentrate on big organizational questions.

Marie Kéïta often feels like she gets to travel without leaving home

"[GV is] a safe space, free of judgment, and that's become rare on a social media platform."

Nwachukwu Egbunike appears on The China in Africa Podcast

Listen to GV's Sub-Saharan Regional Editor and Community Manager discuss his recent series regarding China's COVID-19 vaccine in Africa.

Rémy Vuong's translations help him advocate for “fair and kind technology”

"I wanted my activity to be led by ethics, kindness and generosity."

Longtime contributor Janine Mendes-Franco brings Caribbean stories to a global audience

"[GV] solidified my belief that we're all more alike than we are different."

Khattab Hamad's role in addressing the lack of Sudan-related news online

"I didn't find enough content about Sudan which gave me the inspiration to help Mohamed to reflect Sudan internal issues to the world."

R Umaima Ahmed advocates for the rights of minority and transgender communities in Pakistan

"[Contributing to GV] connects me with other contributors and builds relationships to increase my knowledge and repertoire of cultural and social data!"

Mariam Abuadas’ passion for strengthening media in the MENA region

"This work [with Global Voices] helped reveal to me critical information gaps in the public sphere, be it worldwide or in Arabic-speaking communities."