· February, 2015

Posts about GV 2015 from February, 2015

February 23, 2015

Cooperating with Universities: Turning a Discussion into a Reality

Before I begin this post, I want to share a response from a professor at a university, who I contacted as part of our working group on collaborating with universities...

February 6, 2015

Cross-border collaboration in the East Asia group

It is usually difficult to continue the discussions and to build up a strong tie for cross-border collaboration after we all came back home after the GV summits. In the...

February 4, 2015

How the Cebu Print Media Covered the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit

The open internet, freedom of information, the Philippine digital divide, and the promotion of local language use online are some of the issues that captured the attention of the Cebu...

Our Voices: Juan Tadeo in Mexico

Nacido en Ciudad de México en los años ochenta, Juan Tadeo se graduó de derecho de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) en 2009 y desde su blog ejerce su derecho a...

Lingua Summit Discussion notes

PR STRATEGY Need a 360 degree strategy. Must be easy to translate TRAINING Need video guides in English Quick overviews Detailed walkthroughs Translated video guides Wiki docs to be transferred...

February 3, 2015

Getting back home is never easy

I just wrote a post in my blog about GV summit and Marianna Breytman encourage me to post it here. But it is general information for those who does not know...

Introducing Visual Storytelling

One of the sessions from the Global Voices Community meeting that I highly appreciated was the discussion on visual storytelling by GV Executive Director Ivan Sigal. The discussion looked at...

Do We Feed the Trolls? A Fascinating Summit Discussion

At the Global Voices Summit this year, I had the pleasure of moderating a panel of experts, though expert for perhaps the wrong reasons: Each person on my panel had...

February 2, 2015

Joey Ayoub: ‘Providing the Context Is Key in Trying to Convey Empathy’ With Gaza

Global Voices contributor Joey Ayoub is sitting at a Cebu café, browsing wantonly through the morning news on his smartphone. I ask him if it would be a good time to...

February 1, 2015

An Incredible Journey

I've just spent a week in Philippines, a country at the other side of the world from my Peru, where this wonderful community known as Global Voices held its most...