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1 March 2010

Stories from 1 March 2010

Poland: Fighting Cancer Online

Lenka is a joyful 5-year-old and Paula is an interior design student in her early twenties. You wouldn’t think that they have anything in common but they do. They both...

Chile: Chaos in the Province of Curicó

Costa Rica: Granting Rights for Same-Sex Couples

In Costa Rica, the issue of same-sex civil unions is being addressed in a new proposal that would give rights to same-sex partners. However, some opponents have proposed placing the...

Russia: Bloggers Vs. “Patricians” on the Road

RuNet Echo

Following a recent car crash in Moscow, bloggers launched an advocacy campaign to rehabilitate the memory of the two women killed in the crash and draw attention to a pressing...

Brazil: The Trees-per-Tweet Reforestation Campaign

Chile: Earthquake Effects in Maule

Bangladesh: Bubble In Dhaka Stock Exchange

India: Blog Camp Experience

India: Some Interesting Observations

Chile: Architectural Structures Damaged by Earthquake

Chile: U.S. Citizen's Account of Earthquake

Haiti: Global Support for Fight vs. AIDS

Trinidad & Tobago: Missing Money

Colombia: Court Rules President Uribe Cannot Run for Third Term

It is official: Colombian President Álvaro Uribe cannot run for a third term in office. The referendum that could have changed the Constitution was ruled unconstitutional by the Constitutional Court...

Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago, St. Vincent: Water!

Cuba: More On Tamayo

Barbados, Haiti: Being Prepared

Bermuda: Term Limits

Zimbabwe: Predictions for Mugabe from Chinese Zodiac

South Africa: Is FIFA 2010 an opportunity for nation building?