Stories about #GV2017 Report

December 16, 2017

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."

December 15, 2017

Voices on Sex, Rights and Violence From South Asia

Can we use social media to pressure governments to wake up and take issues of sexual violence online more seriously? 

December 11, 2017

Video for Change: Community-Based Storytelling as a Tool for Resistance

We are human rights organizations using a tool to further our goals...In that game we are not the only players; the players are those who suffer...

Who Decides Which Languages Are Used on the Web?

We've overcome technical challenges in the past -- we can continue the fight for a multilingual space where everyone is represented and everyone has a voice.

December 3, 2017

The Mapuche Language Finding New Trails Online: Just One Piece of the Puzzle

Presenter Simona Mayo is a Lingüistics Ph.D student at the University of Buenos Aires. Since 2010 she has worked with the Mapuche social organization “Kom kim mapudunguaiñ”, which is dedicated...

How Conflict Shapes Storytelling and Storytellers

The first victim in conflict is often the truth. How do online storytellers uncover the human stories?

Fake News is Old News

Taisa Sganzerla, Lusaphone editor for Global Voices, leads a panel titled “Fake News is Old News” with the story of a Brazilian cartoonist from a century ago who was continually...

December 2, 2017

Voices on Sex, Rights and Violence from South Asia

The session on “Sex, Rights and Violence” in South Asia presented the results of the research on the issues related to sexuality online from India, Nepal and Sri Lanka. The...

Threatened Voices: A Database for Documenting Threats to Online Speech

"All of these people were working to tell stories, defend human rights, and hold power to account."

Newsframes Software Workshop

In a nutshell, News Frames is collaborative media analysis. We work collaboratively on questions around the way in which news are framed, such as: Why and how are certain stories...