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· August, 2010

Stories about Disaster from August, 2010

Armenia-Azerbaijan: More dialogue through film

With national television in Armenia and Azerbaijan controlled by the authorities or government-linked individuals, there is little opportunity for independent reporting. Now more objective and human interest stories can be...

Russia: Online Cooperation as an Alternative for Government?

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...

Pakistan Flood: Relief Efforts By PKKH Team

Pakistan: Live Blogging Flood Relief Mission To Thatta Region

India: Floods In Jammu And Kashmir

Russia: Lake Baikal and James Cameron

Chile: Miners record on a video their living conditions

Pakistan: Relief Efforts – Report From The Ground

Some times it requires a real experience to truly feel the magnanimity of a situation. In this post we share some reports from Global Voices author Salman Latif in Multan...

Pakistan Floods: First Hand Report From Kohistan

Pakistan Floods: First Hand Report From Charsadda

Russia: Porsche Cayenne and Firefighting

Pakistan: Twitter Reactions On Flood Situation

The floods in Pakistan got the Twitter users all over the world talking as the devastation become clearer day by day. Let us look at the Twitter trends and what...

Pakistan: Field Notes From Doctors Of A Relief Team

Haiti: Shifting Focus

Pakistan: Netizens In Action Helping Flood Victims

The floods in Pakistan have so far claimed more than 1600 lives and affected about 20 million people who are in dire need of relief and aid. Pakistani young netizens...

Jamaica, U.S.A.: Remembering Andrew

Chile: 33 Trapped Miners Are Alive

33 miners trapped inside a collapsed copper and gold mine in northern Chile confirmed on a small note that all of them are alive inside a shelter, thus revitalizing search...

India: Navi Mumbai Mangroves In Danger

Guinea Bissau: Videos about Water Scarcity

St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Haiti: Access Denied

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