Stories about Testimony

August 25, 2017

Pre-Summit Ramblings

"I find myself delighted and eager to see some familiar faces as well as new ones, excited to share comments and visions about our organisation..."

July 6, 2017

A US-Based Bulgarian Scientist Nikolai Slavov Explains the Future of Medicine: Treating Cancer and Aging

Would it be possible to treat most of the oncological diseases and in what direction does the medicine go? A US-based Bulgarian scientist answers questions about the modern science and...

March 30, 2017

Discovering Oaxaca, One of the Underrated Destinations of Mexico

Oaxaca (pronounced “wah-hah-kah”) is a city located in the southwest of Mexico, sharing borders with Mexico City to the northeast, Acapulco to the west, and Chiapas to the east. It is...

November 21, 2016

A New Constitution for Côte d'Ivoire

The new text modernizes Ivorian institutions and aims for social harmony in a country still divided by ethnic and religious rivalries.

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.

June 20, 2016

Could Africa's Silicon Valley Be on The Rise in Gabon?

293 milliards de Francs CFA as well as 12 000 new jobs were generated by the IT industry in 2014 in Gabon

May 15, 2016

Here’s what we learned about global conferences and social media

In #RightsCon Conference, we translated 444 Tweets — 172 to Arabic, 259 to Spanish. That’s 148 Tweets/day, or roughly 19 Tweets/hour. Here’s what we learned about global conferences.

February 21, 2016

Nour's Quest for Freedom from Raqqa to Berlin

Nour was still living in Raqqa just over a year ago. After passing through Turkey, she has today managed to reach Berlin. Here is her story.

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 20, 2015

Love and beers.

I grew up in a safe place. A quiet town 15km away from Paris, I had Electricity and drinkable water 24/7, Food in the fridge, Heat in winter and barbecues...