I'm an activist, blogger and geek, living in western massachusetts and working as director of the center for civic media at mit, and a principal research scientist. Our annual online magazine global voices shares and furthers the conversations around language and culture that come up in our work every year we are.
Born in the uk and raised in new zealand, i caught the travel bug from my parents i learned portuguese in brazil, spanish in mexico, argentina and spain, and. I am a venezuelan trying to become a researcher in education sciences in france i'm interested in cultural expressions through the 20 and how we can.
Elcome to the spring 2018 issue of global voices as features, and we also present profiles on each and every one of the mll graduating seniors as well. The only aim of the sit-in is to stop fighting from both sides the taliban should not send bombers and the government should not drop bombs on them. I'm global voices' executive director, since the middle of 2008 prior to working with gv, i spent 10 years working in media development in the former soviet.
Whether it's psychiatric illness and stigmatization in somalia, the rising drug abuse epidemic of nigerian youth or the exodus of nigerian doctors, the state of. Global voices online is an online citizen media community dedicated to amplifying independent online voices from outside north america and europe more.
Global voices, a volunteer-driven organization, worked with worldwide bloggers to provide coverage of unrest in the middle east and north. Sure, the web connects the globe, but most of us end up hearing mainly from people just like ourselves blogger and technologist ethan.
Integrated into other duties and overshadowed by more high-profile functions, finally, global voices is situated as a translation project in the.
Calling attention to the most interesting conversations and perspectives emerging from citizen media around the world more. Global voices is an international community of writers, bloggers and digital activists that aim to translate and report on what is being said in citizen media.