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· April, 2013

Stories about Feature from April, 2013

30 April 2013

Where Does Citizen Media Go From Here? An Interview with Turi Munthe of Demotix

Bringing citizen journalists' content into the mainstream, Demotix began in 2007 to address the changing landscape of media. Rising Voices spoke with the company's founder about the next steps for...

29 April 2013

Announcing the Official Wikimedia Commons App

Wikimedia has released the Commons app for iOS and Android that allows you to quickly and easily upload photos to Wikimedia Commons as a way to help illustrate the world’s...

Storymaking in Erbil

Update on the Storymaker app! The team travels to Erbil, in northern Iraq, to troubleshoot the beta version and train local journalists.

27 April 2013

Spark13: 4th Global Forum on Telecentres

Rising Voices is pleased to announce that we will be a media partner for the 4th Global Forum on Telecentres to be held in Granada, Spain on May 28-29, 2013....

25 April 2013

Announcing the 2013 Rising Voices Grantees

Rising Voices is pleased to announce the five newest members to join its global community of citizen media grantees. Each of the selected projects will receive microgrants to implement their...

23 April 2013

No Digital Camera? No Problem. Create Your Own Language Video

Thanks to a new feature on the Endangered Languages Project (ELP) website, language activists who may not have ready access to a digital video camera can now make their own...

22 April 2013

Films by Rickshaw: The Tentative Collective

The Tentative Collective is an initiative collaborating with various marginalised and migrant communities to produce short films made with cell phones, and organising rickshaw-powered film screenings around Karachi.

11 April 2013

Celebrating Multilingualism at the Tunis World Social Forum

Would you deem yourself able of understanding, however partially, the general meaning of a text written in a language you know nothing of, except maybe its existence? Such as Basque,...

1 April 2013

Storymaker Gets Started

A new project, supported by Global Voices, will launch this year to enable existing and aspiring journalists around the world to develop their digital storytelling skills.