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Stories about Grantees

8 February 2017

Recording for “Digital Textbooks” in the Pisbi Language in El Salvador

Members of the Kakawira Indigenous People in El Salvador took part in audio recording sessions for the creation of a digital “booklet” in the Pisbi language as part of a...

7 December 2016

Students Showcase Miskito and Mayangna Multimedia at Community Forums

This is the fifth article about the “Miskito and Mayangna on the Internet” project, grantee winner of the 2015 Microgrant call to support digital activism initiatives for indigenous languages. The...

6 December 2016

The First Steps Towards Creating Bilingual Websites in Nicaragua

This is the fourth article about the “Miskito and Mayangna on the Internet” project, grantee winner of the 2015 Microgrant call to support digital activism initiatives for indigenous languages. The...

7 November 2016

Perspectives on the Online Use of Languages in the Mayangna and Miskito Communities

This is the third article about the "Miskitu and Mayangna on the Internet" project, grantee winner of the 2015 Microgrant call to support digital activism initiatives for indigenous languages. The...

26 September 2016

From Making Videos to Digital Activism: Learning Experiences in the Mískitu and Mayangna Languages

This is the second article about the "Miskitus and Mayangnas on the Internet" project, grantee winner of the 2015 Microgrant call to support digital activism initiatives for indigenous languages. The...

22 May 2016

Strengthening the Miskitu and Mayangna Languages in Nicaragua Through Digital Media

This is the first post from the project "Miskitus and Mayangnas on the Internet", grantee winner to support digital activism initiatives in indigenous languages. The project is being carried out...

2 June 2015

The Free Software Powering Indigenous Community Radio Online Broadcasting

What are the software and platforms helping indigenous radio stations in the Ecuadorian Amazon to have an online presence? La Wambra Radio takes you on a tour.

28 May 2015

Community Radio for the World from the Ecuadorian Amazon

Wambra Radio shares the experiences from three community radio stations in the South-Central Amazon region of Ecuador after taking part in a workshop to build a website for their online...

12 May 2015

Jatta Wöötanö: “Digital Media, an Important Possibility for Indigenous Communities”

The project Jatta Wöötanö organized a series of digital media training workshops for Yekuana communities in the Venezuelan Amazon to share the current situation facing indigenous communities.

15 April 2015

Shipibo Youth Take the Next Step as Chariboan Joi Digital Journalists

From February 9 -20, the Chariboan Joi Digital Journalism Workshop was held, where young participants were trained in citizen journalism and how to use digital tools to report on the...

13 March 2015

Mai Ro: To Sing the Song of Yadiko

The voice of Ever Kuiru's father has been preserved in the songs recorded by a local researcher and professor. Now, through the Rising Voices grantee project, he shares some of...

6 March 2015

Returning Home: Reflections of Yadiko and Jitómagaro Clan

With reflections of belonging to his community, Ever Kuiru shares his experiences as he returns to his homeland after a long absence to begin the Rising Voices grantee project.

28 February 2015

Eikofɨ: In the Bosom of Mother Earth

"We are the guardians of the earth's natural resources," shares the wise Juan Kuiru as recorded by the RV grantee project Yadiko Urukɨ from the Colombian Amazon.