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· April, 2007

Stories about Governance from April, 2007

Japan: Reactions to Tokyo Governor Ishihara's re-election

On April 8 and April 22 nationwide local elections were held throughout Japan, gubernatorial elections on the 8th and local assembly and municipal elections on the 22nd. Among 13 gubernatorial...

Somalia: Mogadishu Tech Massacre

Armenia, Georgia: Comparing Local Governance

Kazakhstan: Investment & the Court

Russia: Pieces by Illarionov and Gevorkyan

Russia: Media Freedom

Russia: Kasparov's Foreign Funding

Conference on France's Support of African Dictatorship

Syrian Independence Day and Elections

Syria celebrated it's independence and Parliamentary elections with a lot of official fanfare, but very little excitement from bloggers as a reported two per cent of the constituents turned up...

Arabeyes: Palestinian Jordanian Anyone?

Jordanian blogger Hareega is furious that people avoid discussing racism in his society. He is particularly angry about the discrimination Jordanians of Palestinian origin go through in a country he...

Japan: Analysis of election results

Iran:Government puts economic pressure on Iranian journals

Romania: Politics

Russia: Media Freedom

Blogs and the Nigerian Elections: Will We Stop Talking About Our Cats And Shoes For One Day?

Nigeria has one of the most vibrant and dynamic blogospheres in Africa. It is no wonder that the Nigerian state and presidential elections were heavily blogged by Nigerians at home...

Barbados: Analysing 2007 CWC

Guyana: Society Producing Murderers?

Japan: Revision of customs and trade regulations

Zimbabwe: police brutality against activists

China: Regulate Online Magazine?

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