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March 2, 2018

GV is Preserving the Web in Amber and Why That's Great News

TL;DR: Amber will make sure that when we link to something on GV, it will be available for readers in the future via., even if the original URL stops...

March 1, 2018

The Stories We Want to Tell at Global Voices: An Experiment

Groups at the newsroom editors staff meeting produce their ideal homepages with GV stories that are completely invented or based on a real-life situation.

The Stories We Want to Tell at Global Voices

At the 2017 Newsroom Editors meeting, we fleshed at angles that make our stories GV-stories: inspiration, justice, identities, human connection, resistance, critique and representation.

Volunteer Translators And Editors Needed for Global Voices Farsi Lingua!

Global Voices is looking for volunteer translators and editors for the Persian site!

February 28, 2018

2018 Editorial Goals: Bringing Voices From MENA Countries Going Through Conflicts

My editorial goal is to amplify local voices from MENA region countries that are going through conflicts: Syria, Yemen, Libya, Palestine and Western Sahara

February 27, 2018

Editorial Goals 2018: Blogger Arrested! Tweep Censored! Building Templates for Standard Advox Posts

I plan to build a set of story templates that will make it easier for GVers to write stories about incidents affecting a person’s right to speak out online.

What Were Global Voices’ Readers up to Last Week?

During the week of February 19-25, 2018, our stories and translations attracted readers from the majority of the world's countries. Number 31 on the list? Macedonia. And number 191? Comoros.

February 26, 2018

2018 Goal: Injecting Some Sunlight Into the Global Voices Publication Process

What goes on during the publication process at Global Voices can be confusing for first-time authors and long-standing community members alike. As news editor, I want to change that.

2018 Editorial Goals: Is There a Way To Make Sense of How We Chose Presidents in Francophone Africa?

"Instead of waiting for the puzzling electoral results to overwhelm us, we will try to proactively examine the context of each election before to the frenzy of campaign season."

February 25, 2018

Editorial Goal 2018: We Want to Organize Writing Workshops for the Spanish-Speaking Regional Community

What's a GV story? How do we write it?... And why?