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· September, 2010

Stories about Development from September, 2010

20 September 2010

Brazil: Real Estate Speculation Threats the Cerrado

Real state speculation is taking over Brazil and sparking a debate on the environmental and social impact of the ever growing construction sector. In Brasilia, the modern capital of Brazil,...

19 September 2010

Bangladesh: Digitizing Land Records to Combat Corruption

Technology for Transparency Network

There is a lot of hope riding on the effective use of ICT in the Land Management System of Bangladesh to usher in modernization, user-friendliness, transparency and accountability in this...

14 September 2010

Bolivia: City of Cochabamba Celebrates its Bicentennial

Mexico: Celebrating the Bicentennial in the Middle of Chaos

This year Mexico will commemorate the bicentennial of its Independence from the Spanish Crown and the centennial of its Revolution with an extensive program of events. Although this year is...

Africa: Can An African Tech Entrepreneur Change the World?

Brazil: Story of a Free Store and Ethonomia

13 September 2010

Nigeria: Oil Wealth Flows, Hunger Persists

As the BP oil spill in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and its aftermath continue to make headlines, the catastrophe has also brought a little global media attention to the...

Costa Rica: What do the Results of the Global Competitiveness Report Mean?