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· October, 2009

Stories about Environment from October, 2009

Bangladesh: Daylight Savings Time Confusion

Maldives: The Price Of Environmental Activism

India: Climate Policy

South Korea: Jeju Olle routes

China's Dark Satanic Mills

On Oct. 14th, Chinese photographer Lu Guang won this year's $30,000 W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography for his photos on China’s environment. The Fund’s website posts the following...

Disaster Management and the role of ICTs

In a first post of the series, we explore the role of ICTs in Disaster Management and the paradigm shift in Disaster Management strategies that came about post the aftermath...

Haiti, D.R.: Escalating Tensions

Cambodia: Flooding woes

Russia: Medvedev's critical questions

Trinidad & Tobago: Long Live The Queen!

Kazakhstan: Atomic Lake

Timor Sea Oil Spill Disaster

Puerto Rico: Massive Oil Refinery Explosion

At around 12:30 am on Friday, October 23, the Gulf Oil Refinery (Caribbean Petroleum Company-CAPECO) in Bayamón (in the metropolitan area), Puerto Rico, exploded massively. Bloggers react to the disaster.

Trinidad & Tobago: 350 Action

Online Tools to Monitor Climate Change

Leading up to the Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen (COP15) in December 2009, here is a sample of online tools to monitor climate change.

Trinidad & Tobago: No Hope?

Egypt: Meet the Carpoolers

Guyana: Here Comes The Rain Again

Vietnam: Flooding pictures

Ghana: Blog Action Day ’09

On Blog Action Day, Ghanaians interrogated world leaders, took issue with World Bank papers, introduced new web sites and wondered why there was so little discussion about climate change in...

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