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March, 2011

Stories from March, 2011

21 March 2011

Ukraine: Personal Story of a Methadone Therapy Patient

Journalist and blogger Larysa Goreslavets tells the story of Olga, a patient at a substitution therapy program in the Ukrainian city of Kremenchug and how she managed to turn her...

11 March 2011

HiperBarrio: Celebrating International Women's Day

In Colombia, the celebration of International Woman's Day has become a tradition and the members from Rising Voices Hiperbarrio have also joined the celebration. In a guest post Lully Posada...

7 March 2011

Egypt: Looking Back at the #Jan25 Revolution

RV has held a special relationship with Egypt because of the three grantee projects that we have been supporting. For those of us who have gotten to know those individuals...

3 March 2011

Ukraine: Harm Reduction Activists Disturbed by Police Actions

In a recent interview, the Ukrainian interior minister called for increasing control over substitution therapy. According to the blog reports of various harm reduction activists, police started to pay special...

2 March 2011

Blogging Positively: Interview with Blogger Leah Okeyo

We recently interviewed blogger Leah Okeyo about her firsthand experiences about the importance of using citizen media to discuss the topic of HIV/AIDS in Kenya. She has been active in...

Blogging Positively Guide Now Available in Russian

Rising Voices is pleased to announce that our Blogging Positively Guide is now available in the Russian Language, thanks to the efforts of Maryna Reshetnyak. The Guide is now available...