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· October, 2007

Stories about Colombia from October, 2007

Colombia: Campaign Proposals for Internet Access in Bogota

Victor Solano asks candidates for mayor in Bogota about their proposals for internet access in the city [ES], and publishes their responses.

Colombia: Liveblogging from PopTech!

Read the liveblogging recaps in Spanish by Juliana Rincón of Medea Material [ES] from PopTech! in Camden, Maine.

Americas: The Kick Off for World Cup Qualifiers

The road to the World Cup South Africa 2010 began this past weekend in South America. The Global Voices Latin American team joined forces to bring you reactions from across...

Colombia: My Neighborhood

Muestra Artistica [ES] describes his own neighborhood of Santo Domingo in Medellin, Colombia.

Colombia: Uribe vs. Supreme Court

Colombian President Álvaro Uribe is facing an investigation by the country's Supreme Court following accusations that he ordered the killing of a paramilitary warlord sparking a controversy between the head...

Colombia: Hiperbarrio Update

From Medellin, Colombia, the Rising Voices project Hiperbarrio [ES] provides its latest update.

Colombia: Mayoral Campaign Promises

Velvet from PISO TR3S [ES] discusses a mayoral candidate in Medellín that has promised free internet and a computer for every child if he is elected.

Colombia: Humorous Business Blog Given Top Prize

The Colombian Chamber of Telecommunications and Information Technology recently awarded its Best Blog in 2007 to a Se nos cayó el sistema (We Have a System Failure), whose subjects are...

Catching Up with Rising Voices Outreach Projects

Since we last visited the Rising Voices outreach award winners, much progress has been made, including the introduction of the world's first weblog in the Andean indigenous language of Aymara....

Colombia: Bogotá Fires

Victor Solano of ¿Comunicación? [ES] posts photographs of fires that ravaged the mountainsides of Bogotá, Colombia.

Colombia: FesTAS.org Festival

FesTAS.org is a festival about open technologies that will take place in the city of Tenjo on October 6. Martín Giraldo of Radio Capsula [ES] will speak about open software...

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