The First Citizen Journalism News Portal in Bangladesh
Social networks are becoming more popular in Bangladesh but people of Bangladesh wants a unique platform where we can share our own articles without any obstacle. The pioneers of "citizen journalism" in Bangladesh “Glocal24.com” launched in March 26, 2011. Don't be a silent spectator to what goes on around you. Take a stand and voice your concerns by becoming a Citizen Journalist!
Glocal24.com takes viewer involvement to the next level by giving citizens an empowering platform from which they can articulate the issues that are the closest to their hearts. In celebrating the incredible spirit of civic activism and to encouraging others to get involved Glocal24.com.
'Glocal24.com' invites people to become citizen activists and fight for a cause they hold close to their hearts. The exciting series will comprise the following segments:
1. Fight against corruption and bureaucratic delays;
2. Raising local civic problems;
3. Expose someone who has been doing exemplary work against all odds;
4. Undertaking an effective green initiative;
5. Voicing opinions on glocal24.com reports;
Glocal24.com offers reward system for outstanding reports on above topics and provide cash money for regular citizen journalist. Be a citizen journalist; take up an initiative to express ideas irrespective of their educational or professional background. In a way this emerging form of journalism is promising a scenario of breaking free from media bias as well as taking local news on a global platform.
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