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· July, 2006

Stories about Governance from July, 2006

31 July 2006

Georgia: United National Exams

Azerbaijan: Oil

DRC: Post-Election Roundup

“A Peaceful Election” Congolese at the polls. Photo by Federico, courtesy of Extra Extra. By and large, the voting has ended in the DRC, according to The Salon: With the...

Nigeria: Scotland Yard

Zimbabwe: Morgan Tsvangirai speech

The unshackling of Bangladesh

China: reticence: would-be lesbians, corporate executives and urban journalists

Ever wonder why there was no male version of 2004's smash television phenomenon Super Girl? While a lesbian conspiracy might have made for better Communist Party PR positioning than news...

30 July 2006

DRC: Voting At Last

Martinique: Plane Crash Aftermath

DRC: Optimism on Eve of Landmark Election

Foli Kat, a new blogger based in the US, has been following Global Voices's coverage of Congolese bloggers writing about the July 30th election and has a very different perspective...

28 July 2006

Russia: Andrei Sychyov's Case

India: The terrorists within

Afghanistan: Religious Police

Uzbekistan: Privatization

Russia, Ukraine: Stories About Words

Below is the translation of three stories about words: in the first one, they are being banned; in the second, they offend; in the third, there aren't enough of them....

DRC: Last Minute Campaigning and Complaining

As Sunday's presidential election approaches, and the campaign period closes today, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) bloggers chronicle last minute campaigning and complaining by some of the 30 or so...

Trinidad & Tobago: FTAA

27 July 2006

Taiwan: corruption

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