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· October, 2006

Stories about Development from October, 2006

31 October 2006

Honduras, Uganda: Kiva Microfinancing

Barbados: Who's your First World daddy?

Swahili Blogosphere: Madonna, power rationing, and illiterate thieves

Chemi Che Mponda sums up her feelings about critics of Madonna's adoption of a Malawian baby, David Banda: David Banda kazaliwa katika umaskini, lakini leo anaishi katika utajiri. Na lazima...

Haiti: Circles of Change

Africa: China-Africa connection

30 October 2006

Jamaica: Striking it rich

Bermuda: Dr. Brown's opportunity

Belize: Dangriga Town

Brunei: New GDP Figure

Ethiopia: clash over trademark

Arabisc: Sexual Harrassment and the Egyptian Blogosphere

After a month of abstinence (from sex naturally) during daylight hours in the Holy month of Ramadhan, a mob of sex starved Egyptians decided to celebrate Eid by attacking and...

Voices from Zimbabwe

Following recent reports chronicling the decline in Zimbabwe's HIV/AIDS prevalence, the spotlight has now been turned on to the effect anti-AIDS campaigns have wrought on traditional Zimbabwean morals and values:...

Zimbabwe: church releases national vision document

26 October 2006

Vietnam: Hanoi Pavements

Dominica: Independence

Indonesia: Rise of Democracy

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Exploring the Pyramid

“Bosnian Pyramid? – Visocica Hill” – by sjareb It's been over a year since the whole Bosnian pyramid media fuss started. Still, many talk about the possible discovery of Europe’s...