PWD Bamenda football team from Cameroon. Credit: PWD Bamenda media, used with permission. In 2016, PWD Bamenda, a football club from Cameroon’s embattled northwest region, gained promotion into the country’s national division two championship known as the Elite Two. That same year protests broke out in the northwest and southwest regions,Read More →

Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge, October 12, 2008. Photo by The Wolf at Flickr.com / CC BY 2.0. Check out Global Voices’ special coverage of the global impact of COVID-19. Kenyan long-distance runner Eliud Kipchoge became the first man in the world to run a marathon in two hours last year. He was lookingRead More →

The COVID-19 virus, image by Prachatai on flickr, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. When British Airways flight number 2263 touched down in Jamaica on March 4, 2020, it brought with it Jamaica’s first case of COVID-19, via a woman arriving from the United Kingdom to attend a family funeral in Jamaica. SheRead More →

8th Human Rights International Film Festival poster. Courtesy: Human Rights Film Center. Used with permission. As fears about COVID-19 continue to grip the world, many countries have taken preventative measures by cancelling events and gatherings. Nepal is the latest country to issue an appeal not to organize any large meetings, conferences,Read More →