Posts about Languages

A survey for podcast listeners

A group of Podcasters, keen on reviving their decade old podcast, are looking for guidance from podcast listeners around the globe to get an insight on their listening habits & preferences.

COVID-19-themed Global Voices story stars in Czech translation competition

Moderator Jan Faber spoke with GV about record-breaking participation in this year's edition, the future of translation and common errors that foreigners make when writing in Czech.

Q&A: Meet R. Ashwani Banjan Murmu, Santali language activist

Please meet R. Ashwani Banjan Murmu, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during May 13-19, 2020. He will be sharing his work with the Santali language, spoken in India, Bangladesh...

Meet Farhad Shafitul Kabir, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for Oct 29 – Nov 4, 2019

Read this Q&A with Farhad Shafitul Kabir, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during Oct 29 - Nov 4, 2019. He will be talking about Sylheti Nagri language.

Esperanto Lingua blooms with bookmarks

We are glad to promote local and global dialogues in the Year of Indigenous Languages. We designed plantable bookmarks to spread the word about Global Voices Esperanto and help it grow...

Meet Sanjib Chaudhary, the host of the @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account for August 13-19

Read this Q&A with about Sanjib Chaudhary, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during August 13-19, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Eastern Tharu language.

Meet Andriamifidisoa Ny Haja Zo, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for August 7-13

Learn more about Andriamifidisoa Ny Haja Zo, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during August 7-13, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Malagasy language.

Meet Christian Bwaya, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for July 31-August 6

Learn more about Christian Bwaya, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during July 31-August 6, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Swahili language.

Global Voices is a partner for International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019

Through our Rising Voices initiative, Global Voices is a partner for the International Year of Indigenous Languages as declared by the United Nations. Find out how to take part.

We Are Global Voices Germany

"My view of the world has changed. I think that humans all struggle with similar challenges in life. We're not so different no matter where we come from."