Posts about Rising Voices

August 6, 2019

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.

July 30, 2019

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.

January 2, 2019

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.

February 23, 2018

2018 Editorial Goals: Getting to Know the Why and How of Indigenous-Led Online Media

Let's learn more about how indigenous-led digital media started and continue to represent themselves online.

October 11, 2017

Going to MozFest or Misinfocon? Join Us!

GV will be representing our efforts soon at upcoming MozFest 2017 in London and we would love to see you there.

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.

June 16, 2017

Rising Voices at Iberoconf 2017 Exploring Ways to Promote Indigenous Participation on Wikipedia

Rising Voices attended the regional Ibercoop conference on June 10-12 to explore ways to further support indigenous participation in Wikipedia.

May 18, 2017

A Special Invitation to the Lingua Community From Rising Voices: Write About Language Revitalization!

This is a special invitation to Lingua translators to join Rising Voices to write about how technology is helping revitalize endangered and other underrepresented languages.

January 17, 2017

The Rising Voices – NewsFrames Initiative is Hiring a Community Lead

Global Voices (GV) seeks a NewsFrames – Rising Voices Community Lead to coordinate a new series of GV stories related to the representation of marginalized communities in media coverage. The...

March 21, 2016

Translator Newsletter: UN Internship Opportunities, Bilingual Social Skills, & More!

Hello, GV'ers! Welcome to this week's edition of the Translator Newsletter! Today we're talking about…   Interning at the UN! Ever dream of being a translator at the United Nations?!...