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24 May 2020

Interview with Mito Reyes, Ayöök (Mixe) language activist

Learn more about Jaime López Reyes, host of the @ActLenguas Twitter account during 4-10 May 2020, and about his work with the Ayöök (Mixe) language.

10 May 2020

Interview with Isela Xospa, Náhuatl language digital activist

Learn more about Isela Xospa. She is the host the @ActLenguas Twitter account during April 27 - May 3, 2020 and tells about her work with the Náhuatl language.

5 May 2020

Interview with José Chuvé Mengarí, Bésiro language digital activist

Learn about José Chuvé, the host of the @ActLenguas Twitter account for April 6-12, 2020, and about his work with the Bésiro language.

4 May 2020

Q&A: Meet Zubair Torwali, Torwali language activist

Please meet Zubair Torwali, the host of @AsiaLangsOnline Twitter account during May 6-12, 2020. He will be sharing his work with the Torwali language of Pakistan.

14 April 2020

#IdentityMatrix: a Twitter conversation on identity and digital rights in Africa

Activists from Burkina Faso, Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya, will lead a social media conversation in their mother tongue on the intersection of languages, ethnicity and digital rights in Africa.

12 April 2020

Interview with Chontalita Vázquez, Chontal language digital activist

Learn more about Chontalita Vázquez. She will manage the @ActLenguas Twitter account during the week of March 16-22, 2020 and will tell about her work with the Chontal language.

5 April 2020

Interview with Tzintia Montaño, Mixtec language digital activist

Learn more about Tzintia Montaño. She will manage the @ActLenguas Twitter account during the week of March 9-15, 2020 and will tell about her work with the da’an davi, or...

30 March 2020

Interview with Liz Julissa Camacho Zuñiga, Quechua language digital activist

This post is about Liz Julissa Camacho Zuñiga, the host of the @ActLenguas Twitter account during the week of March 2-8, 2020, and about her work related to the Quechua...

24 February 2020

Interview with Marco Antonio Martínez Pérez, digital activist of the Ayöök language

Learn more about Marco Antonio Martínez Pérez, the host of the @ActLenguas Twitter account during February 3-9, 2020, and about his work with Ayöök, one of the variants of the...

17 February 2020

#MarginalizedAadhaar: Is India's Aadhaar enabling more exclusion in social welfare for marginalized communities?

India's biometric-based digital ID Aadhaar seems to bring more exclusion to marginalized communities rather than solving it.

Interview with Héctor Josué Martínez Flores, digital activist of the Nawat language

This profile post is about Héctor Josué Martínez Flores, the host of the @ActLenguas Twitter account for February 10-16, 2020, and about his work with the Nawat language.

7 February 2020

RV Newsletter: Rising Voices meetup in Taipei brings together language activists

The Rising Voices newsletter provides links to opportunities related to digital inclusion including access and adoption of digital tools, as well as different ways for communities to fully participate online.

30 January 2020

CGNet Swara is using Bluetooth to source content and share news with Indian villages

CGNet Swara is helping groups that have been largely ignored by mainstream media use Bluetooth to create content and share CGNet-produced news, music and other programmes with their communities.