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How FAO helps greenwash the timber industry’s greenhouse gas emissions

How FAO helps greenwash the timber industry’s greenhouse gas emissions

by EM News last modified August 24, 2010

Environmental activist and writer Chris Lang questions the UN body's role in greenwashing.

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SOLFEST 2010 Makasar

(Kampus Sastra UNHAS Makasar, from August 23, 2010 to August 23, 2010)

Solidarity Festival (SOLFEST) is a campaign about social and political struggle in Indonesia. It was initiated and maintained independently by collectives and individuals. SOLFest team work independent and not working with or for government and other state institutions. We are horizontal and not centralized based. Through SOLFest, we encourage social change by campaigning on social issues, active solidarity and actions from the public.

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Struggle in Paradise

(St Hillary's Anglican Church, Kew, Melbourne, from August 21, 2010 to August 22, 2010)

WEST PAPUA FILM AND INFORMATION NIGHT AN INSPIRING STORY SINCE RETURNING FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA DATE : 21st AUGUST 2010 TIME : 6.30 PM WHERE : ST. HILLARY'S ANGLICAN CHURCH 12. JOHN STREET, KEW MELBOURNE 3101

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Thai webmaster makes court appearance

by EM News last modified August 16, 2010

South East Asia Press Alliance ALERT on 16 August 2010

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EngageMedia August Newsletter

by Andrew last modified August 10, 2010

You can check out the latest EngageMedia monthly newsletter at the link below.

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Myanmar 22 Years On

by EM News last modified August 09, 2010

Amnesty International on Burma

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Murder or Suicide? Merauke Journalists Terror Continues

Murder or Suicide? Merauke Journalists Terror Continues

by EM News last modified August 20, 2010

Merauke Regency, Papua province, Indonesia: The Merauke Police, journalists and NGOs are all busy with the recent suspicious death of a journalist. Police deny it was a murder, and have also denied it had something to do with the current provincial election, but others are not so sure.

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T4RA Climate Workshop

T4RA Climate Workshop

by Nova Ruth last modified November 24, 2010

A one-day training of Indonesian video activists from environmental groups and independent video producers on developing distribution strategies for online, offline and hybrid methods.

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Jagongan Media Rakyat - People's Media Yogyakarta

Jagongan Media Rakyat - People's Media Yogyakarta

by Andrew last modified August 03, 2010

From July 22-25 Combine Resource Institution held Jagongang Media Rakyat 2010 (The People's Media Festival) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The festival brought together dozens of progressive media organisations, primarily from Java, to present and discuss people orientated approaches to media production and distribution.

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Terror Against Merauke Journalists

by EM News last modified August 20, 2010

Merauke Regency, Papua province, Indonesia: SMS threats escalated into suspicious death for a Merauke (West Papua) journalist.

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British author arrested for book on death penalty; Film on Political Prisoners Banned

by EM News last modified July 30, 2010

The Singapore government's pattern of repressing free expression continues with the recent arrest of a British journalist for writing a book critical of the city-state's death penalty, and the ban of a film about ex-political prisoners by a Singaporean filmmaker, report the Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA), Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and Amnesty International.

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Dispatch from ICA Singapore 2010: Different Terrains, Same Chatters

Dispatch from ICA Singapore 2010: Different Terrains, Same Chatters

by Enrico Aditjondro last modified July 28, 2010

EnageMedia's Southeast Asia Editor hopped around from Camp Sambel in Indonesia to ICA 2010 in Singapore.

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1 Billion Hungry Petition

1 Billion Hungry Petition

by FAO Media last modified July 24, 2010

FAO and the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture launches the campaign against hunger.

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Rally: International Day Against Multinational Corporations

(State Library, corner of Swanston & Latrobe Streets, City Melbourne, from July 22, 2010 to July 22, 2010)

Corporations around the world act as a law unto their own. We see this play out in our myriad struggles. Many people are continuing the fight against the domination corporations exercise over peoples' lives, and we ask that you join us on this day to take a public stand against... the devastation these amoral corporations are inflicting on us and other oppressed peoples.

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Bird flu animations available for use

Bird flu animations available for use

by Enrico Aditjondro last modified July 27, 2010

FAO Avian Influenza Control Programme in Indonesia uses creative commons license for the first time to publish and distribute its educational animations.

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