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· May, 2016

Stories about Good News from May, 2016

Mexico and the World Meet at the Festival of Friendly Cultures

More than 90 nations are converging at Mexico City's Zócalo. France is the special guest country.

Giant David Bowie Mural Unveiled in Sarajevo

The mural recognises Bowie's participation in humanitarian efforts during the siege in the Balkan city in the 1990s.

How a Single Blog Post Changed the Life of a Somali Single Mother of Eight

A fundraiser springing from the massive public response to the story raised over $4,000 in the space of a single day.

A New Campaign Encourages Latin American Indigenous Communities to Create Their Own Media

"By creating our own media, we, the indigenous peoples, are protagonists of our own history..."

Creating a Space for Guinea's National Languages on the Internet

"We must not make anyone feel marginalised because they have little or no understanding of the French language."

27 Graffiti Murals From São Paulo's Suburbs That You Should Check Out

While graffiti from São Paulo's central neighborhoods are featured in international travel guides, those from the suburbs remain relatively unknown, even for the residents of Latin America's largest city.

Russia's 11-Year-Old Internet King

Last month, a mother living in Moscow felt bad for her 11-year-old son. She felt so bad she turned to Facebook, where she appealed to her friends with a request.

Meet Bayangol FC, Your Reference Point for Mongolian Football

The club is helping to develop local football from the ground up while also extending help to players that fell victim to trafficking scams.

A Visual Journey Into the Floating Guava Markets of Bangladesh

Photographer Md. Moyazzem Mostakim captured dozens of wonderful scenes at the floating market. Global Voices highlights some of his best photographs.

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