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Focuss upDATE - October 2010 22 October 2010

In August 2010 the Focuss Info Initiative (www.focuss.info) distributed its very first upDATE. This upDATE gave an overview of the four activities of the Initiative: workSHOPS, inVIDEO, learningFUND and a-CONFERENCE. In this upDATE, we will show what happened around these activities in the past t...

Letter from the world capital of rape 20 October 2010

I am writing these words from the world capital of rape. I’m not the one who named it that way, but Margot Wallström, Special Rapporteur of the United Nations, with regard to violence against women. So you understand, I am in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a country where women face the cru...

Remembering Kelesau Naan
Remembering Kelesau Naan 19 October 2010 Andrew Garton

Three years ago, a Penan headman disappeared. In memory of Kelesau Naan grab our video and embed it onto your blog or website.

Collecting Data on “Digital” Violence
Collecting Data on “Digital” Violence 19 October 2010 Lalaine P. Viado

Lalaine P. Viado shares insights on indicators of violence against women from a workshop geared towards strengthening information and knowledge sharing around VAW, where the APC WNSP was invited to talk about http://takebackthetech.net. Recognising that official data can only be as good as gover...

Bangladesh Consultation on AMARC10: 10 th World Conference of Community Radio Broadcasters
Bangladesh Consultation on AMARC10: 10 th World Conference of Community Radio Broadcasters 19 October 2010 AHM Bazlur Rahman

Bangladesh NGOs Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) is in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations. BNNRC promoting the advocacy with the government in relations to community radio with other organizations since its emergence.

Bangladesh: Call for Achieving Vision-2021
Bangladesh: Call for Achieving Vision-2021 07 October 2010 NGO AB

Mentioned that the NGOs will put forward the national development goals of the Government of Bangladesh and work as the supplementary force of the government efforts. Envisioning a Bangladesh by 2021, a middle income country where poverty will be drastically reduced; citizens will be able to meet...

Registration now open: Investigating African e-Infrastructure Applications of the Future
Registration now open: Investigating African e-Infrastructure Applications of the Future 29 September 2010 Laurette Gonzalès

Investigating African e-Infrastructure Applications of the Future 6th-7th October 2010, Lilongwe, Malawi REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! The 2nd ERINA4Africa workshop will be held at Kumbali Lodge, LILONGWE, Malawi on the 6th-7th October 2010 with sponsorship from the European Union under the EU FP7 proje...

India eGov 2.0 awards
India eGov 2.0 awards 28 September 2010 APC

Dear Friends, It is my pleasure to invite you all to send in your nominations for the India eGov 2.0 Awards 2010, instituted by eGOV magazine to bring to forth organisations that have been effectively using social media tools, websites and portals for governance and social development in India.