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· October, 2010

Stories about Video from October, 2010

19 October 2010

Benin: Text Messages to Help Protect Children Against Violence: Lessons Learned

Technology for Transparency Network

The Violence Against Children (VAC) project is an initiative co-implemented by PLAN and Save the Children in West Africa and takes place over 4 years in seven countries. The project...

16 October 2010

Chile: 33 Miners Rescued Successfully

In northern Chile, efforts to free 33 miners trapped inside the San Jose copper and gold mine concluded successfully. All the men, including rescue workers, were brought back to the...

15 October 2010

Video: How to keep water clean and use it wisely

From tips on reusing gray water or minimizing wasted water when we flush the toilet, to kids in the Valle del Colca in Peru explaining the importance of keeping community...

Greece: Teargas under the Acropolis

The financial crisis gripping Greece has led to new clashes between protesting workers and police, most recently at the foot of the Acropolis of Athens on October 13 when riot...

Russia: Videos of Election Fraud in Rostov Region

Iran: Khazali,blogger and physician was arrested

Iran: “Lash poem”

14 October 2010

Czech Republic: Happy 600th Birthday Prague's Astronomical Clock

Netherlands: Latin American Diaspora Women Unite

The European DiasporaSolidaria.org foundation organized a summit for migrant Latin American women in Amsterdam, where they discussed issues such as their rights, the changing nature of families and remittances. LA...

Myanmar (Burma): The Plight of the Karen

The ethnic minority of the Karen are one of the groups that have been targeted by the Burmese army in its effort to defend the military regime. Burma Matters Now...

12 October 2010

Serbia: Gay Pride Parade Used as Excuse for Riots

Gay Pride Parade held on October 10 2010 in Belgrade brought out the worst and the best elements of Serbian society in the open. The police had to suppress about...

France: Magazine Tells Fairy Tales about Polygamy in Immigrant Families

Le Point, a French weekly news magazine, was the victim of a “militant” of the new kind that is rising up against the portrait being painted of residents of immigrant...

Russia: Music Battle Over the Khimki Forest

RuNet Echo

Masha Egupova writes about the Khimki Forest dispute and the role that some popular Russian musicians play in it.

China: Fujian villagers fight against forced demolition

11 October 2010

Armenia: Domestic violence claims a life

The issue of domestic violence in Armenia is well known, albeit rarely spoken about openly. However, a video interview with the family of a young woman who died of injuries...