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· August, 2008

Stories about Feature from August, 2008

28 August 2008

Creative Commons and the culture of sharing

Creative Commons licenses enable you to share your creative works with others and retain their commercial value as well. In this post we will discuss why the culture of sharing...

24 August 2008

Neighbourhood Diaries’ Open Box of Poetry

Many of the same Calcutta-based youth who were trained as citizen journalists in the Neighbourhood Diaries project are also featured in the most recent issue of Kalam's annual anthology of...

23 August 2008

Blogging the Dream: Battling Mental Health Stigmas

In the city of Câmpulung Moldovenesc, in North Eastern Romania, the Orizonturi Foundation will be creating a Blogging Club in the upcoming months in hopes of changing their community’s perceptions...

21 August 2008

REPACTED: Learning to Blog

We have some updates from the Rising Voices grantee REPACTED. In the last week of July REPACTED had a workshop on report writing and blogging in their project office in...

19 August 2008

Neighbourhood Diaries: Training Citizen Journalists in Calcutta's Marginalized Communities

Neighbourhood Diaries, a pilot project of the local NGO Kalam, is training marginalized youth in Calcutta's working class neighborhoods how to become citizen journalists. Through their poems and interviews we...

14 August 2008

Nari Jibon: Making a difference

In this post we will experience Bangladesh through the eyes of Nari Jibon bloggers, learn more about some of the people behind Nari Jibon and learn how the project is...

9 August 2008

FOKO: A dream progress

The FOKO Madagascar team is progressing with a lot of zeal and enthusiasm in arranging blog outreach workshops for the youths in Madagascar to make their dream come true.