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· August, 2010

Stories about Development from August, 2010

31 August 2010

China: Beyond being second

30 August 2010

Ghana: Photos of Ghanaians threatened with relocation

Africa: Maker Faire Africa 2010: First Day

East Timor: Narrowing the Digital Divide in Images

Russia: Online Cooperation as an Alternative for Government?

RuNet Echo

Gregory Asmolov analyzes causes of the highly successful cooperation within the Russian online community during the recent wildfires crisis and examines whether online collaboration can provide a sustainable alternative for...

27 August 2010

Uganda: The Expat/Ugandan Dynamic

Japan: Eyebrows raised by China’s rise to number two

This month the Japanese government admitted that spending China has stolen its thunder becoming the second largest economy after the US. But this announcement hasn't surprised many Japanese people who...

India: Recyclers – The Invisible Heroes

24 August 2010

Noam Chomsky in China

On 13 August, Noam Chomsky delivered a speech at the Peking University in Beijing. Chomsky, one of the leading public intellectuals of our age, is famous for his political activism...

Azerbaijan: Bloqosfer 2010

Mexico: Elementary Public Schools Connected to the Internet

Bolivia: Waste Management in El Alto

20 August 2010

Sao Tome & Principe: Revolt Against Water Diverted from Hospital

In the past few months, a heated discussion animated the blogosphere of Sao Tome and Principe, on a public health problem that apparently has already been solved. Until last week,...

India: Plights Of The Deaf Students