June 27, 2008

Stories from June 27, 2008

Citizen Media and Online Free Speech

While the first session of the 2008 Global Voices Summit focused on how internet censorship works in Belarus, Japan, Egypt, and Pakistan, and how activists have responded to those limitations, the second session was specifically focused on how censorship affects bloggers and citizen media.

GV Summit: Day One a Success!

The first day of the Global Voices 2008 Summit in Budapest, Hungary was a wild success, as far as we can see (obviously we can't know all of the implications...

Day 1, Session 5: “NGOs and On-the-ground Activists: Defending the Voices”

Rebecca Wanjiku will be liveblogging this session:

Day 1, Session 4

Juliana Rotich will live-blog:

Day 1, Session 3: Living with Censorship

Alternate Coverage of the Summit

Dozens of people were blogging, twittering, and plurking away during the Summit. Here is a listing (not comprehensive) of those bloggers and mainstream media journalists that covered the event. Photos:...

Day 1: Session 2

Juliana Rotich will be liveblogging this session:

Photos: GV Citizen Media Summit (June 27)

Welcome to the day one of the Global Voices Citizen Summit in Budapest. Here are some of the glimpses of the day's proceedings.