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2 December 2011

Stories from 2 December 2011

Macedonia: NGOs and Netizens Prevent Undemocratic Youth Law

The withdrawal of the undemocratic Draft Law on Youth from the parliamentary procedure indicates that the otherwise stubborn authorities can be persuaded not to do more harm if the civil...

Slovenia: Dec. 4 Elections Updates

Sri Lanka: Colombo Property Issues

Bangladesh: The First Dhaka Tweetup

Bangladesh: Where Are His Parents?

Iran: 4 hours instead of ‘444 days’

Colombia: Mixed Feelings About Ecotouristic Project

Iran:The alien theory

Caribbean: Thoughts on World AIDS Day

December 1, was World AIDS Day. Bloggers from the Caribbean have weighed in with their own thoughts about and support for the ongoing battle against HIV and AIDS.

Cuba: The 99 Per Cent

Barbados: Environmental Laws Needed

Latin American Hackathon Seeks to Create Web Apps to Solve Social Problems

Africa: Online Space for African Languages and Poetry

Zambia: How Netizens Observed World AIDS Day

Zambian netizens on various social media sites observed the World Aids Day, which falls on December 1, with a call for people to know their HIV status. Zambians, who say...

Sao Tome and Principe: Photographic View of the Country

Tanzania: YoungAfricaLive Mobile Community Launched

Brazil: Documentary on Belo Monte Seeks Funds from the Crowd

Russia: Detained Member of Parliament Uses Live Mobile Broadcasting

Slovakia: Visualising Business Registry Data with

Technology for Transparency Network is a tool for visual exploration of Slovakia's business registry. It treats the information as one big social network, grabbing the newest data live and delivering up-to-date connections of...

China: Marriage Transaction