Better on Facebook Than in the Streets

The new school year in Serbia is about to start, and local newspapers are filled with techno anti-utopian articles on the bad effects of the Internet and social networks. A survey on the use of Facebook by the youth in Serbia has been published recently, too, however, and its results suggest that things aren’t really that bad.

More about the usage of Facebook among Serbian youth in my Global Voices article.  Those who’ve asked me about the photo I’ve contributed in the featured text:  it was taken in the downtown of Belgrade, in the Internet cafe, and I use it for my slides, for conference talks.

Feel free to comment.

Update: now this article is available in Serbian, Polish, Italian and Spanish language. Thanks to GlobalVoices colleagues for translation.


  1. Gabriela says:

    You are totally welcome, Danica.
    All the best from Lima, Perú.
    Gabriela (Spanish GV translation)

  2. Danica says:

    Garbriela, gracias!

  3. Vito says:

    Danica, your post was very interesting, that’s why i translated it!
    With love,
    Vito (Italian GV translator)

  4. Danica says:

    Vito, very kind of you.

  5. Sylwia Presley says:

    Really happy GV Polska could support you!;)

  6. Danica says:

    Thank you Sylwia, x

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