Mr. Jim Goes to Washington (and New York, and Nairobi, and Seoul, and Kampala, and Boston…)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

It’s the week of the United Nations General Assembly and the Clinton Global Initiative. Met with a major international human rights defender group about our Martus technology and digital security more generally. It was the third Africa Forum I’ve attended: I went to Accra, Ghana, in 2011 and South Africa in 2004. Seoul, South Korea After an almost restful whirlwind of meetings in California, it was off to Seoul for the Eighth Assembly of the World Movement for Democracy.

MobileActive Strategy Guide Now Available for Download

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Guide released today by MobileActive, a global network of organizations and. Internationally, mobile phones have been used for systematic. a number of popular uprisings in the Ukraine and South Korea, to name just a. Via a press release from Michael Stein Mobile phones have enormous potential in electoral, voter. registration, and election monitoring campaigns, finds a MobileActive Strategy. individuals using mobile phones for activism and civic engagement. The Guide.

Snapshot of Worldwide Electronics Recycling 2013

Tech Soup Blog

According to the International Environmental Technology Center of the United Nations Environment Program. According to Park Young-Woo of the United Nations Environment Program, the Asia-Pacific region now produces more than half of global e-waste. South Korea also has a developed electronics recycling system that now recovers and properly processes over 75 percent of discarded electronics.