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11 May 2009

Stories from 11 May 2009

Egypt: No Longer the Admin for the Queen Rania Facebook Fan Page

Bahrain: MPs Vote for Alcohol Ban

Bahrain: Activists Blogs and Sites Blocked

Bahrain: LGBT Blogs Blocked

Turkey: Female-designed Mosque Opens

Egypt: New blog for human rights

Brazil: When climate change meets cyber-activism

In another display of global climate change, Brazil has suffered an inversion of its usual weather for this time of the year. The traditionally dry North and Northeast regions of...

Yemen: Touring Seiyoun

Iraq: Meeting Sarah Palin

Sri Lanka: Helping The IDPs

The Gurkhas: Long History Of Discrimination

The Gurkhas, young men from Nepal who serve in the British military, have served the Queen and the United Kingdom for almost two centuries. Unfortunately, the British government has been...

Iran: Roxana Saberi freed

Global: The polyglot internet and translation exchange

Global Voices has recently been awarded a grant by the Ford Foundation to support our work with Lingua, our translation project, and to research and develop a project to investigate...

Bangladesh: Improving Customer Service

Global Voices is seeking a Project Manager for Translation Exchange

Global Voices is launching a new project! We're seeking a half-time project manager. The project: Global Voices is launching a project to research, design, and build a translation exchange to...

India: Decision Time Approaches

Cuba: Internet Access Restrictions

Trinidad & Tobago: Integrity Please

Cuba: Swine Flu Reporting

Barbados: More on CLICO

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