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Civics in Difficult Places

Thursday, April 15, 2010 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This global call-in show, streamed live at web.mit.edu/webcastnow/1 will feature a number of journalists, advocates and programmers who utilize new technologies to gather information in contentious geographic regions:

  • Cameran Ashraf, Iran
  • Mehdi Yahyanejad, Iran
  • Georgia Popplewell, Haiti
  • Huma Yusuf, Pakistan
  • Ruthie Ackerman, Liberia
  • Brenda Burrell and Bev Clark, Zimbabwe
  • Lova Rakotomalala, Madagascar

Moderated by Ethan Zuckerman of Harvard’s Berkman Center and fellow at MIT’s Center for Future Civic Media.

Co-Sponsor: MIT Center for Future Civic Media.

Details

Date:
Thursday, April 15, 2010
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

MIT Building 32 (Stata Center), Room 155
32 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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