Is it dangerous to simply own a satellite phone in Syria these days? Al Jazeera English is reporting that a prominent activist is in serious trouble in the western part of the country with the official charges against ... Read More
Earlier this year the Latin American NGO Poder launched Quién Es Quién Wiki (Who's Who Wiki), a corporate transparency project more than two years in the making. The hope is that the platform will be the foundation for a citizen-led movement demanding transparency and accountability from businesses in Mexico. Data from Quién Es Quién Wiki is already helping community activists mobilize against foreign companies preparing to mine the mountains of the Sierra Norte de Puebla.