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Alice Backer · March, 2006

My name is Alice Backer. I am founder and former team leader of GV Lingua, which amplifies Global Voices in languages other than English. I used to be Francophonia Editor. I was once an editor of New York University School of Law's Review of Law & Social Change. I have been blogging about Haiti, Haitian-Americans and the Caribbean for 5 years at kiskeácity and I tweet from @kiskeacity. I am also a lawyer and campaign consultant.

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Latest posts by Alice Backer from March, 2006

DRC: Priest Describes 3/22 Protest

DRC: Malu Malu Announces Delay in Communal Elections

DRC: UDPS’ Latest Demands

Cote d'Ivoire: UN Operation Chief Leaves

DRC: A Chat with Blogger Tony Katombe

Anthony Mica Katombe (Tony for short) is a blogger from the DRC who’ll “turn 39 April 13”. He has a degree in English and African Cultural Studies Education from a...

DRC: Kabila's Rwandan Ties Questioned

Chad: Peace and Mika Yondoloum

Africa: We Can't Blame Everything on the West

Haiti: You Know You're Haitian When…

DRC: How Many Take Part in Opposition Protests?

DRC: Elections and “Rwandanization”

DRC: Saving UDPS

DRC: “I Have a Dream”

DRC at a Boiling Point

Haiti: Pros and Cons on Resurrecting the Army

Panel on DRC Civil Society held in Belgium

Buying In, Selling Out or Scraping By: Francophone African Bloggers on Social Mobility and Education

School on Hold While Mom Scrapes By Carine. Courtesy Tony Katombe. Le Blog du Congolais shares (FR) the touching story of Carine, a 22 year-old from the DRC with an...

DRC Diasporas Organize to Vote in June Election

DRC: Missing Opposition Party Members

DRC: Philippe Liondjo Urges UDPS Leader to Officialize Candidacy

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