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· March, 2010

Stories about Development from March, 2010

Taiwan: Relations with the Pacific Islands and Australia

Chile: The Process of Earthquake Reconstruction

Exactly a month after the devastating earthquake in Chile, President Sebastián Piñera announced a reconstruction plan for the country’s infrastructure and housing, prompting Chileans to provide opinions about how this...

China and Hong Kong: Post 80's Generation

China’s Top IT Enterprenuers Call For Internet Special Zone

Global Pulse 2010: An invitation to talk to decision makers online

From March 29 to 31, Global Pulse 2010 aims to gather over 20.000 people in an online conversation dealing with topics ranging from human development to science and technologies.

Africa: Notes From the Field

This is a roundup of blog posts of Concern US aid workers blogging from Sub-Saharan Africa. Concern US aid workers blog regularly about their work and challenges they face as...

China and Japan: Expo Osaka and Expo Shanghai

Ghana: Blogging for World Water Day

World Water Day is a day observed on March 22 since 1993 when the United Nations General Assembly declared March, 22 as World Day for Water. Jemila Wunpini Abdulai, an...

Ghana: Do Ghana's oil fields belong to Ivory Coast?

A dispute that could break out between Ghana and neighboring Ivory Coast. Ivory Coast is reportedly laying claims to portions of the huge oil wealth in the deep waters of...

Rio Tinto and Chinalco Sign a Joint Deal with Guinean Junta over Mining Project

Haiti: Reconstruction for Haitians or with Haitians

Morocco: Tramway Line Reopens in Rabat

Kyrgyzstan: Osh town redevelopment

Africa: How not to give money to charities in Africa

South Africa: We Want What's Ours

China: Urban Villages

Ecuador: The Yasuni-ITT Initiative

In 2007, the Ecuadorian government unveiled the Yasuni-ITT Initiative, which would call for the oil reserves found in the Yasuni National Park to remain underground in exchange for compensation from...

Serbia: Belgrade's Trees Fall Victim to “Chain Saw Massacre”

Belgrade city authorities are in the process of cutting down some 400 plane trees that were planted on Belgrade's longest street in the 19th century. Sinisa Boljanovic reports on the...

Kenya: Nairobi becomes East Africa's tech heartbeat

Kenya, and specifically Nairobi, has in recent months become the technology heartbeat of Africa with conferences, launches, meet ups, summits and unconferences all running in quick succession.

Ukraine: “Why So Little Internet”?

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