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21 December 2010

Stories from 21 December 2010

India: Photographs from a Winter Morning

India: Life at Thirty

Pakistan: Protesting the (mis)handling of a Gang Rape Case

Australia: Asylum Seeker Boat Tragedy Shocks Nation

A boat carrying up to 100 Iranian, Iraqi and Kurdish asylum seekers crashed into sharp cliffs off Christmas Island in Australia on December 15 killing at least 30 people. The...

Africa: (The Lack) of African ICT Research

Malawi: Citizens’ take on vice-president's dismissal

In early 2009 Malawi’s President Bingu wa Mutharika was fighting for his political life with an opposition that frustrated his every move in parliament and looked strong enough to unseat...

Guyana: Making Connections

Trinidad & Tobago: Give Peace a Chance

Trinidad & Tobago: Carnival Fete List

Cuba: Making a Difference

Panama: Remembering the United States Invasion, 21 years later

Honduras: Human Rights Watch Releases Report on Abuses After 2009 Coup

Guatemala: International Commission Against Impunity Extended to 2013

South Korea: Anti-War Protests in Seoul

2010 Chinese blogosphere: Peace and conflict

The top stories among Chinese communities in Northeast Asia in 2010 can be summarized in two words: Peace and Conflict.

Côte d'Ivoire: Online Campaign for Peace and Candlelight Vigil Launched

Puerto Rico: A Charming Podcast with Plenty of Bite

The members of the podcast Kitty Kitty Dinosaur come from all walks of life. The team tries to take some time off their busy schedules every two weeks or so...

COP16: Conclusions from Young Trackers

Young trackers from the Adopt a Negotiator Project blogged throughout COP16, United Nations Climate Change Conference that took place in Cancún, Mexico. These were some of their concluding statements and...

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