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These posts are from Rising Voices, a Global Voices project that helps create and develop citizen media in places where people don't normally have access to it.

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Stories about Rising Voices from April, 2017

A Collaborative Project Maps the World’s Vulnerable Communities Before Disaster Strikes

The Missing Maps project combines the work of volunteers contributing remotely, on-the-ground community leaders, and humanitarian organizations.

So You’d Like to Start Computing in Your Own Language

Twelve tips for free software localization for minoritized and indigenous languages.

Meet the Activist Trying to Bring Ukraine's Villages Online

“I don’t really like Europe. In Europe, 99 percent of things are finished; here, there is work to be done."

You Can Conquer Digital Worlds in Scottish Gaelic, Thanks to Hard-Working Localizers

GunChleoc has a passion for translating video games into Scottish Gaelic. Her story suggests an engaging new model of bringing high-quality digital content to languages of few speakers.

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