Close

Support Global Voices

To stay independent, free, and sustainable, our community needs the help of friends and readers like you.

Donate now »

· May, 2009

Stories about Humanitarian Response from May, 2009

Pakistan: Swat Crisis Via Live Blog

Pakistan: Prachinar, The Valley Of Death

Parachinar is the capital of Kurram Agency in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) of Pakistan. The scenic valley dubbed as Pakistan’s heaven has been transferred into the valley of...

China: 1st Anniversary Of The 5.12 Sichuan Earthquake

Sri Lanka: Helping The IDPs

Afghanistan: Opium Eradication Campaign

Pakistan: Help The IDPs

Sri Lanka: British Journalists Arrested

Madagascar: Behind the Scenes of Foko Ushahidi SMS Alert System

A growing community of bloggers in Madagascar have been helping a global audience understand the political struggle between a former mayor and a president that recently drove their country into...

Pakistan: Fighting The Taliban

The Pakistan army has started to fight back to take control of several districts of the North-West Frontier Province from the Taliban insurgents. More than half a million people have...

China: Car racing incident

On 7 of May, around 20:05, a 25 year-old young man Tan Zhuo (譚卓 see thumb nail photo) was hit and killed by a racing car when he was walking...

Russia: Helping the Homeless in Moscow

Pakistan: Internally Displaced Persons

Bangladesh: Faces Of Poverty

Afghanistan: Picnics and living standards

Kyrgyzstan: Lost In the “White Valley”

Sri Lanka: How Many Lives Are Still Required To End This War?

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the best of Global Voices!

Submitted addresses will be confirmed by email, and used only to keep you up to date about Global Voices and our mission. See our Privacy Policy for details.

Newsletter powered by Mailchimp (Privacy Policy and Terms).

* = required field
Email Frequency



No thanks, show me the site