Monthly Digest, November, 2006 [Read articles of i4d November 2006 on ICTs for the disabled]

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Brainstorming on a word-Disable

Nobel Peace Prize, 2006
Kudos to Prof. Yunus

Citizen Journalism
Book burning in the cyber space

ICTS For Differently Abled
Conquering disability -the ICT way

FITA, Replicating A Model For Disabled Persons
Making ICT an empowering tool

Inspiring Story
Doing IT... Sans eyes

E-aids For Listening
Technology for the deaf to go mainstream

ICT and disability : the case of ASK-IT

The Hindu Media Resource Centre (THMRC)
Integrated approach for effective communication

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Electronic barriers to global participation

World Congress on Communication for Development (WCCD), 25-27 October, 2006,Rome, Italy
Global communications meet searches for answers

ICTD project newsletter

E-enabling Tools
Software for people with disability

Books received:

Bytes for All...

In Fact

Events Diary
List of forthcoming ICT events around the world


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