Welcome to the Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2015!

On January 24-25 we’ll be bringing together the most innovative and inspiring digital activist and citizen media communities from the many corners of the globe to explore the connections between the open Internet, freedom of expression and online civic movements around the world.

See the draft Summit program below, and stay tuned as we refine the schedule and locations.

Follow us on Twitter at @globalvoices. Event hashtag: #GV2015

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Arzu Geybullayeva

Regional analyst, correspondent, and columnist. Former Vaclav Havel Journalism Fellow at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFERL) and Central Asia Azerbaijan Fellow at George Washington University. Main areas of interest include human rights, advocacy, press freedom, and more recently emergency assistance to threatened voices. Originally from Azerbaijan, currently based in Istanbul where I continue covering Azerbaijan for OpenDemocracy and Eurasianet. Also currently affiliated with Index on Censorship, International Partnership for Human Rights and Freedom House. OTF fellow starting January 2017.