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January, 2011

Stories from January, 2011

20 January 2011

Ask Rising Voices Your Microgrant Application Questions

As part of Rising Voices' outreach to potential applicants for our latest round of microgrant funding for citizen media outreach projects, we will be offering a live chat for interested...

19 January 2011

[Video] Scenes from Mokattam Blog Tales

This continues the three-part series of commissioned videos created by Egyptian filmmaker Mahmoud Saber that takes a closer look at each of the projects as part of the Rising Voices...

16 January 2011

Drop-in Center: A Look Back at 2010 and Plans for the Future

The blog of Ukrainian organization of people living with drug addiction “Drop-in Center” was one of the first projects supported by Rising Voices. In this e-mail interview with its leader...

8 January 2011

Blogging Positively: Combatting the Stigma of HIV Testing

As part of Rising Voices' "Blogging Positively" initiative, we will be featuring some of the most interesting examples of citizen media from around the world related to the issue of...

5 January 2011

[Video] Scenes from the Exploring Taboos Project

This is the first in a three-part series of videos developed by local filmmaker Mahmoud Saber, which focuses on the Rising Voices grantees based in Egypt. This first video features...

Drop-in Center: Uniting Ukrainian Society in Fighting HIV/AIDS Epidemic

The recent blog post by Pavel Kutsev of the Drop-In Center advocates for the uniting of different sectors of Ukrainian society to fight the HIV/AIDS epidemic. He believes that the...