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Alice Backer · November, 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 November, 2006

Haiti: Artists to Fight Insecurity?

Image from Tahiti: Market of Papeete

Senegal: To Run or Not to Run

Tahiti: The End of Carnival

Haiti: Annual Floods

Haiti: Wyclef Jean in Concert in Jacmel

DRC: Insurrection in North Kivu

Flooding in Haiti

DRC: “Bemba was to be defeated”

Haiti: Impunity, President Preval and Farah Dessources

On November 15, Farah Dessources, a 20 year old first year University student was kidnapped and killed despite the payment of part of the ransom by her mother. Saturday during...

Cote d'Ivoire: France and UN Resolution 1721

French minorities: Questioning the Republican Model

Tahiti: Market of Papeete

Haiti & Debt Relief: Will Government Measure Up?

Guadeloupe: Route du Rhum Video Podcast

Tunisia: Censoring Wikipedia?

Reunion: Sarkozy and Nassimah Dindar

Haiti: Picture of Kidnapped Schoolgirl

Senegal: Criteria for Recruiting Ministers?

Guyane:Commemorating 1996 Student Protests

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