· December, 2017

Stories about #GV2017 Report from December, 2017

December 26, 2017

How Can We Keep the Internet Open and Safe for All Voices?

"The Internet is ours and we need to reclaim it and spend time learning about data protection, privacy, encryption and share their knowledge with others."

December 20, 2017

Can Traditional Indigenous Knowledge Co-Exist with an Open Internet?

"How vulnerable would a community be when you make content from that community available on the Internet?"

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...