5 March 2015
Global Voices profiles four citizen initiatives that are providing relief to populations affected by Madagascar's new floods.
The alleged images show a young man sitting on the ground, wearing only underwear, as soldiers—apparently high-ranking members of the Armed Forces of São Tomé and Príncipe—beat him mercilessly.
4 March 2015
"Congratulations Maharashtra: it is now safer to be a cow than a woman, Dalit or Muslim in the state."
Hong Kong is a "premier global fur trade center" because of the demand from mainland China. At the same time, cheap fur products also flooded the local market.
3 March 2015
A Gazan doctor teams up with human rights activist to rebuild Gaza's only school for disabled children.
The citizen activists fact checking the conflict in eastern Ukraine believe their approaches are more honest and revealing than the narratives spun by either the Ukrainian or Russian state-controlled media.
If the statute is passed it will be the first time same-sex unions will be recognized by Japanese law.
"A just society is one built not on fear or repression or vengeance or exclusion, but one built on love." - John Legend.
Indian photo-journalist Aaquib Khan flew to the rapidly changing Afghan capital of Kabul in 2014. He shared his insights into the city with Global Voices.
Last year, 4,000 Nepalese brides were younger than 15-years-old. In parts of the country's southern lowlands, over half of marriages involve girls younger than 12.