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· September, 2010

Stories about Development from September, 2010

Hungary: Citizens Protest Against Auchan Shopping Mall

Marietta Le posts an update on the ongoing efforts by Hungarian citizens to save the Dunakeszi marsh, which would be destroyed if Auchan Hungary's expansion continues as planned.

Argentina: Clarifying Myths about Tierra del Fuego

China: Blind people's footpath with Chinese character

Africa: University of Texas Africa Conference 2010

Azerbaijan: Obama calls for bloggers’ release

China’s bizarre phenomena: buildings die unnaturally

Russia: “The Putin State Chronicles”

Bhutan: ‘Happiness’ As A Millennium Development Goal

It was nice to have a little laughter - even whimsical as it may have been - when the PM of Bhutan proposed “Happiness” be included as the 9th Millennium...

Brazil: Monitoring the Reform of a Park in Sao Paulo

Peru: Superficial Solutions As District Elections Approach

China: The Most Awesome Train Door

East Timor: Stories on Health Care for the Poor

Zambia: The joys of working with rural communities

Global Voices Bloggers at UN Millennium Development Goals Summit

Four Global Voices bloggers are currently attending the United Nations Summit on the Millennium Development Goals in New York City (September 20-22). In their personal blogs and on Twitter, they...

El Salvador: Is the Anti-Gang Law the Right Solution?

Australia: MDG Summit Lying Low Down Under

The Australian mainstream media seem distracted from this week’s UN Millennium Development Goals Summit. But thankfully, the Oz blogosphere has plenty of MDG traffic, though most of it is confined...

Serbia: Minister Takes e-Government from Virtual to Real

The Serbian online community has been a-flutter this evening after what seems to have been a small, laid-back, yet groundbreaking event earlier today in Belgrade: a meeting with Jasna Matic,...

Ukraine: Agriculture

Egypt: A 210-year-old map on Google Earth

India: An Inspiring Train Journey

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