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Jatta Wöötanö – Yekuana Ethno-Communication About Their Culture

Let's meet the Jatta Wöötanö – Yekuana Etnocomunicators project, one of the Rising Voices Amazonia grantee projects from Venezuela.

Meet Two Voices of Hope Citizen’s Journalists in Action

Meet Twinkle and Eric John, two of the young citizen journalists taking part in the Voices of Hope RV grantee project in Estancia, IloIlo, Philippines.

Revitalizing the Tsimane’ Language in the Bolivian Amazon

Tsimane' Language Universe is one of the grantees of the project Rising Voices Amazonia, a long term initiative where members of the Tsimane’ society are involved.

Jalaibi's Second Blogging Workshop in Karachi

The Rising Voices grantee project Jalaibi continues its blogging workshops with a 2nd gathering in Karachi teaching participants how to take part in their blog to share the good news about Pakistan.

Shipibo Citizen Journalism Soaring Like the Maracaná Macaw

Rising Voices note: This is the first project update written by our grantee project in Peru as part of the Rising Voices Amazonia initiative. Every month, grantees will write a...

The Amp #21: September 1 to 26

Our biweekly newsletter the Amp is out, chock full of opportunities, funding, scholarships, and articles to keep you up on new developments in digital media around the world.

Media Literacy and Resisting Manipulation: Project Update

Rising Voices grantee The Post-Conflict Research Center recently launched its Balkan Diskurs platform, which will be the space where the participants will be able to share their views following the upcoming October workshops to take place in Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina

Taking the Mayan Language Tz'utujil to Social Media

It started with a Facebook Group and Page for the grantee project in San Juan La Laguna, Guatemala that is working with local youth to revitalize the Mayan language T'zutujil through the use of social media. Israel Quic writes about these early activities.

Jalaibi.com- Workshop Planning Underway

Rising Voices grantee Jalaibi shares some of the lessons learned after the first workshops held in Islamabad, as it looks forward to the next activities in Karachi.

The Community's Questions Will Be the Foundation of our Radio Soap

What does the community think about the state of Ugandan democracy? Following field research conducted by the RV grantee project Common Community, the team will now begin to write the script for the audio podcast soap to explore those issues.