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24 December 2009

Stories from 24 December 2009

Rwanda: Videos of volunteering

A series of videos uploaded by user kdarpa on youtube, featuring a group of volunteers and the people they met while they travelled to Rwanda and worked with local communities.

Israel: A Day of Bedouin Hospitality

Israel: Micro-Giving Campaign Seeks to Raise $250K

Israel: National Policy Needed for Foreign Workers

India: Energy Policy

Africa: Internet and Mobile Statistics in Africa in 2009

Africa: Contemporary African Art since 1980

Kenya: M-Pesa is not a Kenyan innovation

South Africa: Remembering Busi

Pakistan: Jihadi Culture On The Rise

Bahamas: Culture Change

Bangladesh: Turning Back The Clock

Jamaica: Crash Landing

Bhutan: The Finer Things In Life

Nepal: The Power Struggle

Iran:Hope in the Mourning Month

Kazakhstan: Another Mass Infection Scandal

Kazakhstan: Oil Refinery to install aromatics complex

Afghanistan: Opium not so profitable

Uzbekistan: People are indifferent towards elections