Stories about Memories

September 21, 2017

‘My dream Was to Bring Internet to my Village.’ A Final Homage to Boukary Konaté from his Friends and Colleagues

We are deeply saddened to announce the death of our friend and collaborator, Boukary Konaté.

May 19, 2017

Remembering Anna: An unrelenting activist for African justice and a huge loss for the Global Voices community

Anna Guèye: Gone too soon. It is with great sadness that I learned of the passing of Anna Guèye, author and translator for Global Voices en français and a forceful...

June 29, 2016

A Decade of Blogging for Global Voices

I am privileged to be in the company of creative and intelligent individuals whose work and life stories provide a daily inspiration to me and countless others.

January 15, 2016

My Global Voices Mentor: Preetam Rai

"I would recommend GV contributors to be active beyond the online space. I think the insights into local cultures that we have as part of GV is rare and unique."

December 22, 2015

A Debate on Freedom Versus Control at the World Forum for Democracy

The World Forum on Democracy main theme was Freedom Versus Control. Here is a recap of the three-day event.

December 9, 2015

May Gershom's Memory Live on in These Five Trees

As a token of our deep affection for Gershom, we've arranged for five trees to be planted in South Africa in his memory.

November 30, 2015

A Conversation on Editing

We have to strike a balance between many considerations -- our wonderful Global Voices community, our readers from around the world, and our mission of building bridges.

April 2, 2015

Global Voices esteve no debate sobre jornalismo móvel em Moçambique

Realizou-se no dia 31 de Março, o debate sobre jornalismo móvel em Moçambique organizado pela IREX através do Programa Para Fortalecimento da Mídia, com a presença do jornalista e investigador...

February 2, 2015

Salamat, Cebú: Apuntes sueltos sobre la Cumbre de Medios Ciudadanos de Global Voices

Hace una semana desde que terminó la Cumbre de Medios Ciudadanos de Global Voices en Cebú, Filipinas, a la cual tuve la suerte de asistir. Cuarenta horas de vuelo después,...

January 31, 2015

GV2015: A High School Perspective

“May we have a great time in Cebu!” Those were the first words that I heard after initially touching down in Cebu and passing through the two hour customs line...