APCNews 157 – GEM, GreeningIT– 13/02/12

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APCNews – February 13 2012 – Year XII Issue 157
The news service on ICTs for social justice and sustainable development
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Gender Evaluation Methodology (GEM): new video and site launch

JOHANNESBURG (LC for APCNews) – APC has been refining its Gender Evaluation Metholodolgy (GEM) since it was first elaborated in 2001. GEM can help you determine whether your project or initiative is really improving the lives of women and promoting positive change in the community you are working in.
http://www.apc.org/en/node/13756/
See video: http://vimeo.com/34925078
Go to the GEM website: http://genderevaluation.net/

E-waste in Egypt: How do you solve a problem you can’t quantify?

CALGARY (LC for APCNews) – ICT related e-waste in Egypt is a growing problem, but addressing it is difficult since there is no official research or data on the subject, says a new report written by ArabDev for APC. APCNews talks to author Leila Hassanin about putting e-waste on the policy map.
http://www.apc.org/en/node/13446/edit

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Spectrum use in Latin America
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