Projects

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StoryMaker Project

StoryMaker is an open-source app available that enables both professional and citizen journalists to produce and publish professional-grade video, photo, and audio content via Android mobile phones, as safely and securely as possible. Global Voices has joined the StoryMaker Project as an implementing partner to assist with trainings, mentoring, and online coaching.

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Citizen Media and Underrepresented Languages

There is a growing movement emerging where members of underrepresented language communities are increasingly recognizing the great value in revitalizing their native language through the opportunities provided by technology. Through the use of participatory citizen media and web 2.0 tools, these individuals are building communities around the common use of these under-represented languages and helping to encourage the next generation of speakers.

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Guides

Introduction to Global Citizen Media Rising Voices proudly announces the first in a series of outreach guides meant to explain the fundamentals of citizen media...

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Blogging Positively

The "Blogging Positively" working group seeks to support individuals and organizations interested in using citizen media as a way to raise awareness and hold conversations about the issue of HIV/AIDS around the world.

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Case Studies of Citizen Media Outreach

Rising Voices is featuring projects that are engaging others how to tell their stories through the use of citizen media. The case study blog posts will feature conversations with the project founder/coordinator and participants, as well as a round-up of created content. These blog posts will hopefully help others that are currently implementing or would like to implement a citizen media outreach project to learn from others doing similar work.