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Janet Gunter · September, 2012

Inspired to learn Portuguese by my father's collection of LPs from late 1960s Brazil. Lived in Brazil, Portugal and East Timor. I am an ex-aidworker, perpetual-novice anthropologist working on projects combining technology, communications and social transformation.

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Latest posts by Janet Gunter from September, 2012

Brazil: Threat to the Autonomy of Indigenous Lands

The issuance in mid-July of a governmental measure, Decree 303, that restricts the autonomy of indigenous lands in Brazil has been strongly criticized by many social movements, both in Brazil...

Brazil: Mapping Fires in São Paulo Favelas, Land Values

Brazil: Crowdsourcing information on fires in slums

Angola: Brazilian firm's electoral advice to ruling party leaked

Angola: Voter Silence Also Speaks

There were no serious disruptions to polling in Angola's elections today, yet a number of problems with the voting were reported by citizens. Moreover it appears that voter turnout was...

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