Stories about Reflections
We are messy. We don't fit into neat packages. We don't always agree. We don't come from the same backgrounds.
"...I had a wonderful feeling that I was sharing a little bit of my country with people from almost every corner of the world."
I don’t get anxious or disappointed in any way since I quit expecting anything. I get excited sometimes and curious most of the time. But when my name appeared in the list of 2017 Colombo Summiteers, I felt intimidated in a way. I never belonged to GV in that...
In big groups, it is easy to get lost in the crowd, but with GV every person is as unique as their portrait.
GV-French came back home with loads of images, emotions and reflections. Team members share some of them in GV collaborative approach to stay in the mood
"The global spirit of diversity of voices combined with a unity of values—this gives me hope that in years to come these values will form the core of every society...."
Would the world be better if it looked more like Global Voices? We think so!
The overarching trait we all share is acceptance. We see each others’ assets, differences, facets, stories and struggles and we work with them - not against them.
There are many injustices happening every day across the world that prevent us from sleeping soundly. That's why we must keep on doing what we do as GVers.
I have another reason to learn a new language: not to be able to speak it, but to be able to listen deeply.