Summit Updates

March 25, 2015

Russian Internet Policy: Leaning Towards Censorship

As part of the 2015 GV Summit, we invited our community members and partners to write essays that explain and illuminate the real-world effects of an Internet-related policy on citizens in a...

February 14, 2015

GV Essay Competition: Submissions from East Asia

As part of the 2015 GV Summit, we invited our community members and partners to write essays that explain and illuminate the real-world effects of an Internet-related policy on citizens...

GV Essay Competition: Submissions from South Asia

As part of the 2015 GV Summit, we invited our community members and partners to write essays that explain and illuminate the real-world effects of an Internet-related policy on citizens in a...

GV Essay Competition: Submissions from Russia and Eastern Europe

As part of the 2015 GV Summit, we invited our community members and partners to write essays that explain and illuminate the real-world effects of an Internet-related policy on citizens...

February 12, 2015

From the Global Voices 2015 Summit, Moving Onward and Upward

Perhaps we weren't visible from space, like the Great Wall of China. But fortunately the drone-mounted camera that filmed us in front of Cebu City’s grand Provincial Capitol building on...

GV Essay Competition: Submissions from MENA

As part of the 2015 GV Summit, we invited our community members and partners to write essays that explain and illuminate the real-world effects of an Internet-related policy on citizens...

February 11, 2015

GV Essay Competition: Submissions from Sub-Saharan Africa

Read essays on Internet policy in Botswana, Kenya, Nigeria and Uganda, from the GV Advocacy essay competition.

February 9, 2015

Gagged in the Name of Chavismo, Venezuela's Political Religion

In Venezuela the concepts of “homeland”, “country”, “state”, “government” and “chavismo” have been so deeply linked that are no longer recognizable from each other.

February 5, 2015

GV Advocacy Essays: Submissions from Latin America

Read essays on Internet policy in Brazil, Chile and Cuba, from the GV Advocacy essay competition.

February 3, 2015

GV Advocacy Awards Essays on Internet Censorship from Iran, Venezuela, Ethiopia

Winners of the Advocacy essay competition included Cameran Ashraf (first prize), Marianne Diaz (second prize), and Endalk Chala (third prize). Read their award-winning essays here.