Eduardo Avila

Director of Rising Voices, a project of Global Voices that aims to extend the benefits and reach of citizen media by connecting online media activists around the world and supporting their best ideas. I have also worked as Regional Editor and Spanish Language Editor for Global Voices, as well as a volunteer author for Bolivia. I have been part of GV since 2005. Currently based in Cochabamba, Bolivia.

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Latest posts by Eduardo Avila

9 December 2009

Interview with Eman AbdElRahman

Eman AbdElRahman or “Lasto Adri” covers Egypt for Global Voices Online and is very active in the project Kolena Laila (in English here). The project devotes an annual day to...

6 December 2008

Cuba: Government Officials Tell Bloggers to Cancel Planned Meeting

A Cuban blogger meet-up scheduled for December 6 is in danger of being cancelled by the authorities. The event, which has been in the planning stage for months and had...