Stories about Translator Profiles

August 30, 2018

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."

February 1, 2018

Meet Julia Krebs, the Contributor Driven by Her curiosity and Interest in Broadening Horizons

"I love watching clouds run over the sky while sitting at the window [...], dreaming up all the travels I want to make and journeys I want to go on."

January 25, 2018

Meet Sanjib Chaudhary, the Contributor who Collects Stories of Interesting Characters for a Book

"The articles published on GV give a totally different perspective about the current happenings around the world. I always look at ‘both sides of the coin' while writing a story."

January 18, 2018

Meet Esther Dodo, the Editor who Gets Disconneted Playing Tennis and Dancing Zumba

"I found Global Voices totally by chance while browsing the Internet – and I became captivated with the idea of translating the news."

January 16, 2018

Translator portraits: For Amadou Lamine Badji, It all Comes Down to Optimism and Openness to Others

What to learn more about the translators at Global Voices? Meet Amadou Lamine Badji, translator & poet.

January 8, 2018

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

January 4, 2018

Meet David Kalmar, the Editor who Volunteers with Language, his Most Useful Skill

"I don’t always agree with the articles that I work on, but I find it important to get to know multiple opinions on a subject." David Kalmar, Global Voices Hungarian...

October 18, 2017

Meet Mieke Tulp, the Lingua Editor Who Covers Her Imperfections with Good Stories and Laughter

"Translating for GV made me look further, made me aware of struggles I had not known of before."

October 15, 2017

Meet Marisa Petricca, the Italian Contributor who Left her Heart in China

"We like to call us “GV family” because our community bond is strong."

September 27, 2017

Meet Thant Sin, the Contributor who Volunteers to Tell Stories

Let's read about Global Voices Lingua Burmese editor, Thant Sin.