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· May, 2008

Stories about Humanitarian Response from May, 2008

31 May 2008

South Africa: Bloggers need to do more than just write

A few South African bloggers are thinking about positive steps to take with regard to the current xenophobia crisis in South Africa. Stii asks, “What can we as bloggers do...

Burkina Faso: Level four culture shock

In The United Kingdom a bit more than a week ago, the Office of National Statistics reported that in the past ten years, nearly two million Britons have moved abroad,...

Hong Kong: Two Songs on Sichuan Earthquake

China: Donation Pressure on Multinational Companies

30 May 2008

Myanmar: Inadequate aid

China: After the quake, hoping for aid

From inside and outside China, concerned citizens are helping, and putting their hands out to help the victims of the devastating 7.9 in the Richter scale earthquake that leveled out...

29 May 2008

From the Diary of a Sinister Egyptian Spinster

Egyptian women have their own set of challenges, ranging from the right to marry themselves off to inequality in marriage and divorce rights. Marwa Rakha sheds light on the thoughts...

28 May 2008

China: Chinese Red Cross on corruption watch

Technology for Transparency Network

Bloggers continue to monitor earthquake corruption, as they wait for the truth to come out as to why so many school buildings collapsed so easily in this month's massive earthquake....

China: Sunglasses Gate and Others

China: Children Protection

China: No Corruption in Building Schools

25 May 2008

China: Q&A with Premier Wen

An increasing number of questions are being asked as China continues to mourn for the massive number of lives lost in the earthquake in Sichuan earlier this month. Veteran news...

Palestine: Mass Exodus from Gaza?

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