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A Second Living Room: the Public Library Zavidovići's Youth Corner

In Bosnia and Herzegovinia, many students commute from rural communities every day by bus to attend school in town. For young students, this often means long hours waiting for buses with nothing to do.

The Challenges of Written Media in Indigenous Communication

Rising Voices note: This article appeared originally in Este País and it has been translated and republished with the permission of the author.

The Facebook Story of the Librarian

Rising Voices’ work supporting our grantee project Xela Civic Libraries took us to Guatemala on two occasions over the past two years, where I was pleased to have a reunion of sorts with Israel Quic.

Women Weave the Web: Global Tech Stories

Sharing the stories of women who are using the Internet to and digital technologies to change their local communities, World Pulse is has created a new program, Women Weave the Web, hoping to help break down the digital divide. Their goal is to crowdsource the knowledge of women working at a grassroots level, compiling problems and solution around digital inclusion and empowerment.

On the Ground, for the People: Nuba Reports

Life in Nuba. Republished with the authorisation of Nuba Reports.Life in Nuba. Republished with the authorisation of Nuba Reports.

Life in an Indigenous Paraguay Community

Our micrograntee, Ache djawu (Aché word) has been using photography to document local indigenous culture in Paraguay, through their Facebook page and blog. We also made a recent visit for a citizen media workshop.

Connect Uganda, a Rural Library Project for Local Farmers

In Uganda, most of the population lives and works rurally – may lack literacy skills. How – and what – can these famers gain from an internet connection?

MENA: Learning about Digital Safety, Online

Since the start of the Arab Spring, many regimes realized that in order to suppress an uprising they need to control, filter or manipulate the Internet in order to minimize its impact. Thus, netizens, activists and journalists in the MENA region – though able to express themselves more loudly than before – are also now, more than ever, the victims of government crackdowns on online communicatio