Monthly Digest, July, 2006 [Read articles of i4d July 2006 on Open Content and Asia Commons Special]

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Open Content: Towards a Healthy Asia Commons

Asia Commons Conference and Pan Asia Networking Programme, IDRC
Commons understanding: Supporting research on IPR

Story of Katepola, Sri Lanka
Great leap forward - few steps at a time

Asian Conference on the Digital Commons and iCommons iSummit 2006
Towards a healthy Asia Commons
Building an online community workspace

In Defense of Intellectual Commons
Why commons is important for Asia?

Beyond Participation: Disruptive Conferencing for Asia-Commons
Whirlwind in the air

Framework for Making Technology Choices in Today’s Context
Managing paradoxical needs in infotech

Commons in Latin America
Commons: Creative, collective and for all

Keynote Address by Jamie Love at Asia Commons Conference
Advocating for the Knowledge Commons

Oscar Project
An exercise in ICT, agriculture and society

Fossfp, Pakistan
The spirit of the FOSS movement

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GKP International Forum and Members Meeting, 8-10 May 2006, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Creating prosperity through ICT innovation

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Books received:
The African Digital Commons
Copyright and Access to Knowledge
The Copy/South Dossier

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