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Rising Voices · November, 2013

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Latest posts by Rising Voices from November, 2013

22 November 2013

The Amp #1 (Formerly the Roundup)

The Rising Voices Roundup is now THE AMP! Still bi-weekly, still full of great opportunities and blog summaries, still what you want to be reading every other week....

21 November 2013

Mapping for Niger Profile: Ali Douka Mahaman

Meet one of the participants in the Mapping for Niger project, Mahaman, who has gone from an early life of odd jobs to a masters' student in geography, using Open...

12 November 2013

Mapping for Niger Profile: Abdou Salam

Meet geography student Abdou Salam, one of the participants in the Mapping for Niger project. With the project, he's gone back to his hometown to map the major coordinates of...

8 November 2013

Mapping for Niger Profiles: Fatiman Alher

Meet one of the participants in the Mapping for Niger project, Fatiman, who has developed practical digital skills and applies these to her geography studies. The digital cartography, she says,...

6 November 2013

How to Amplify the Voices of Marginalized Communities in Brazil

The youth from quilombos at Ilha de Maré are publishing news stories with their mobile phones and giving voice to the needs and concerns of their communities. Recently, a group...