Stories about Sri Lanka

The Mess of Us, The Best of Us

We are messy. We don't fit into neat packages. We don't always agree. We don't come from the same backgrounds.

Sharing Turrón de Doña Pepa in Colombo

"...I had a wonderful feeling that I was sharing a little bit of my country with people from almost every corner of the world."

GV Summit 2017: That Fine Line Between Friendship and Companionship

  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...

GV Photo Essay and Music Mix: A Whole Range of Colors

In big groups, it is easy to get lost in the crowd, but with GV every person is as unique as their portrait.

Global Voices French: “What a therapy, GV!”

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

A Diversity of Voices, A Unity of Values

"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...."

Periodismo de Barrio: Bringing Change to Cuban Media

"I'm glad we have people who prefer to stay in the country rather than leaving as they did before."

The World Should Be More Like Global Voices…

Would the world be better if it looked more like Global Voices? We think so!

Global Voices Summit 2017: Countdown to Sri Lanka!

Over 50 countries will be represented at the Global Voices Summit 2017. Join us in Colombo, Sri Lanka on December 2-3!

Reflections on a Summit Location: Why Sri Lanka?

In selecting locations for Global Voices’ biennial Summits we take into consideration a number of criteria. Groundviews' Raisa Wickrematunge fills us in on recent happenings in this year's host country.