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23 September 2009

Stories from 23 September 2009

Pakistan: Adventurous Eid Rides

Honduras: Uncertainty of the Crisis

Honduras: Ports and Airports Closed

Honduras: Curfew Lifted During Day

Iran: Animations vs. Dictatorship

Many designs, posters, songs and videos have been created in support of Iran's "green" protest movement. Animators too, have declared war on the dictatorship in Iran.

Ecuador: Festival of Independent Art in Pillaro

Bolivia: Lloyd Aereo Boliviano Reappears Like Phoenix

Harvard Forum: Markets, Mobiles and the ability to make culture

The Future of ICT for Development

The live-blog continues with panel presentations on ICT for development by Ronaldo Lemos, Anita Gurumurthy, Ophelia Mascarenhas, and Lawrence Liang.

Bangladesh: The Importance Of Learning A Foreign Language

Bahamas: window to the past

Cuba: gift packages

St. Vincent and the Grenadines: “good hair”

Trinidad and Tobago: a fine balance

Trinidad and Tobago: GLBT religious service

Russia: Broadband & Recession; Yahoo! & Russia

USA: Pilgrimage into the Wild

Numerous fans of the best-selling book Into the Wild make the treacherous journey to the exact location in Alaska where its main character died in an abandoned public bus. Thankfully,...

India: Where is the crowd?

Update from the Harvard Forum on ICT4D

The Future of ICT for Development

Ethan Zuckerman and Jen Brea from Global Voices are live-blogging a conversation today and tomorrow at Harvard on the future of information and communication technology and development (ICT4D) hosted by...

Belarus: Internet Issues

China: Crowd sourced translation and the issue of copyright