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- Another book on how ICT is being used by people in the developing world, including Mexico, Costa Rica and Uganda:

ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/006/y5106e/y5106e00.pdf

http://mgovlab.iuj.ac.jp/

http://www.bungetz.org

-If you happen to be in Rome on 28th May you’re invited to the eShopAfrica Design Competition Judging and Award ceremony. It is being held at FAO in Rome as part of the UN Africa Week celebrations whose theme this year is "Trade and Opportunities". As well as the judging of the competition and the awards, there will also be an exhibition of antique trade beads collected in Africa with the title "Africa as a Market: The Bead Trade" More details can be found at this link: http://www.eshopafrica.com/events/design2004.html

design@eShopAfrica.com