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· October, 2010

Stories about Feature from October, 2010

31 October 2010

FOKO: Traditional Malagasy Fence

The bloggers of the rising Voices grantee in Madagascar FOKO love to write on issues surrounding them. In this roundup we learn about “Tamboho gasy” – the traditional Malagasy fence...

26 October 2010

Blogging Since Infancy: Ceibal Plan Is A Success Story

Uruguay’s national OLPC project Plan Ceibal provided an XO ($100 laptop) to each of the 395,000 children in primary school from 1st to 6th grade across the country’s 2332 public...

25 October 2010

[Video] Interview with Olzod Boum-Yalagch of Nomad Green

Olzod Boum-Yalagch is an official advisor of Nomad Green, the Mongolian citizen journalism project based in the capital city of Ulaanbaatar. In this video, Mr. Boum talks about how citizen...

18 October 2010

Nomad Green: Saturday Roundtable Discussions

An added component to the Nomad Green Saturday workshops is the presence of a local community leader who accepted the project's invitation to be interviewed by the citizen journalists and...

15 October 2010

Rising Voices Bloggers On Blog Action Day 2010

Blog Action Day is an annual event that unites the world's bloggers in posting about the same issue on the same day. The aim is to raise awareness and trigger...

11 October 2010

Minya: Workshop Participants Begin by Narrating Their Stories

Participants from the Women of Minya Day by Day project recently took part in a workshop where they learned ways to tell their own stories. They received tips on the...

9 October 2010

Rising Voices to Participate in One Day on Earth

Members of the Rising Voices community will showcase their diversity through participation in the One Day on Earth event. On October 10, 2010, citizen journalists from around the world will...

6 October 2010

Nomad Green: Thinking Beyond Mining in Mongolia

In the past two decades investment in mining sector in Mongolia has risen manifolds. It seems every other country is interested to extract mineral resources from Mongolia by all means...