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19 May 2019

RV Newsletter: Amplifying the voices of Native American language activists on Twitter

The Rising Voices newsletter #8 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...

15 May 2019

Meet Roy Boney, the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for May 16-22

Learn more about Roy Boney of the Cherokee Nation, the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during May 16-22, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Cherokee language.

14 May 2019

Meet Siya Masuku, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for May 15 – 21

Learn more about Siya Masuku, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during May 15-21, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the isiZulu language.

13 May 2019

Meet Marisol Mena Antezana, host of the @ActLenguas Twitter account for May 13-19

Learn more about Marisol Mena Antezana, the host managing the @ActLenguas Twitter account during April 29 - May 5, 2019 to talk about her work with the Quechua language.

Building community networks in Italy: Hacker-led experiments to bridge the digital divide

Learn about community networks from an Italian perspective focusing on the experience of Ninux.

A new rotating Twitter campaign @NativeLangsTech will amplify the voices of Native language activists

Join us, as we celebrate linguistic diversity during the International Year of Indigenous Languages, with a Twitter campaign amplifying the experiences of Native American and First Nations language digital activists...

7 May 2019

Meet Dámilọ́lá Adébọ́nọ̀jọ, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for May 8-14

Learn more about Dámilọ́lá Adébọ́nọ̀jọ, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during May 8-14, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the Yorùbá language.

5 May 2019

RV Newsletter: This new toolkit aims to help videomakers achieve greater impact

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 April 2019

Meet Mama A. Nii Owoo, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for May 1-7

Learn more about Mama A. Nii Owo, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during May 1-7, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the Gã language.

29 April 2019

Meet Netzahualcóyotl López, the host of @ActLenguas Twitter account for April 29 – May 5

Learn more about Netzahualcóyotl López, the host managing the @ActLenguas Twitter account during April 29 - May 5, 2019 to talk about his work with the Mixtec language.

23 April 2019

Meet Adebayo Adegbembo, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for April 24-30

Learn more about Adebayo Adegbemb, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during April 24-30, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Yoruba language in a social media campaign focusing...

“We can't just sit back and wait…”

A gender perspective was strongly emphasised in the creation of the community networks, with women from the communities actively involved from the very beginning.

22 April 2019

Meet Kiado Cruz, the host of @ActLenguas Twitter account for April 22-28

Learn more about Kiado Cruz, the host managing the @ActLenguas Twitter account April 22-28, 2019. He'll be sharing his work with the Zapotec language in a social media campaign focusing...