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12 November 2010

Stories from 12 November 2010

Blog “Words of Resistance” Gives Voice to Teens from Small Town in Mexico

In the blog "Words of Resistance," Chantal Flores publishes the poems, letters and stories written by middle school students from Zapotitlán Palmas, a town in Oaxaca, Mexico with a population...

Pakistan: Not My Destiny

Sri Lanka: Heavy Rain Caused Flood

Mexico: Data on Femicides, 2006-2008

Venezuela: Expropriations ‘eating up’ Venezuela

Bolivia: Site Shows Life of Bolivians Living in Spain

Colombia: Discrimination Against LGBT Community

Nepal: Flaws In Human Development Report?

Bangladesh: Fire Destroys Chakma King's Palace

India: A Social Bussiness Plan Competition

Online Video Contest on Responsible Consumption has Winner

A Colombian short film was selected as the winner from 10 international finalists in the 4th International online short film contest for Responsible Consumption Culture. This contest, organized by ECODES...

St. Lucia: Hurricane Relief Efforts

Haiti: Cholera Challenge

Trinidad & Tobago: Marching for Children

Cuba: A Call to Keep Up the Pressure

St. Lucia, Antigua & Barbuda: A Different Literature

Taiwan: The Na'vi in “Avatar” Join the Fight against Petrochemical Plant

Djibouti: Djiboutilicious

Iran: Female political prisoners under pressure

Sudan: Referendum preparations in jeopardy

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