I'm Edward, I'm a volunteer translator with 9 months experience. I'm from the UK. I studied History and French at uni and have lived and studied in France. I have worked in a variety of different education settings, from schools to museums. I also speak Italian.
I'm very happy to be part of the Global Voices Lingua team, and can't wait to get started!
Latest posts by Edward Shelley
The Algerian government has tried to stop peaceful marches, but failed. Protesters stop at nothing to reach their stated goal of ending the post-independence political system.
Algeria's footballers win the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, and inspire protesters calling for political change at home.
It appears that the government is attempting to muzzle citizens' freedom of expression and to prevent the free circulation of information.
"We are the first to propose a museum about slavery in Guinea, and to include the story of the slaves in South Carolina," says the filmmaker.
"Between 2008 and 2011, several tens of millions of euros from the Congolese public purse are thought to have passed through offshore companies."
Authorities have blocked or de-listed more than 2,700 websites in the fight against child pornography and terrorism, but with little oversight.
Madagascar, where the majority of people still live in poverty, has spent vast sums of money to organise a major summit. How much money exactly, nobody knows.
Young citizens of Congo (Brazaville) protests the President Sassou-Nguesso's attempt to run for an additional term.
Journalist Guy Sitbon reacts to the Quartet of Tunisian National Dialogue's Nobel Peace Prize win. "Here is what Oslo has revealed to me: the world needs Tunisia too."