Monthly Archives: July 2011

Startup Weekend refocuses on community, practical entrepreneurship | VentureBeat

via venturebeat.com http://venturebeat.com/2011/07/27/startup-weekend/ here is an excerpt from the article linked above If you thought Startup Weekend was a hackathon, you’d be about half right. According to a recent report, the event’s focus has shifted from executing clever tech tricks … Continue reading

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an excerpt from an anthropological study, which provides background on a recent encounter between a young visionary and a national treasure…..

http://www.larskrutak.com/articles/Philippines_/index.html an excerpt from an anthropological study, which provides background on a recent encounter between a young visionary and a national treasure….. 89-year-old Whang Od never married and dedicated her life to tattooing. She is the last Kalingamambabatok or tattoo artist. … Continue reading

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The economic and artistic flows of Gawad Kalingaby Raymund Habaradas | Papers by Raymund

Economic_and_artistic_flows_of_Gawad_Kalinga.doc Download this file http://dlsu.academia.edu/RaymundHabaradas/Papers/753771/The_economic_and_artistic_flows_of_Gawad_Kalinga In this paper, we make sense of the Gawad Kalinga (GK) phenomenon by examining both its economic and artistic flows The economic and artistic flows of Gawad Kalingaby Raymund Habaradas |  Papers by Raymund http://dlsu.academia.edu/RaymundHabaradas/Papers About University: De La … Continue reading

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Aquinomics

SKETCHES By Ana Marie Pamintuan The Philippine Star A year into the administration of Benigno Simeon Aquino III, “Aquinomics” is the buzzword of his economic team. At the heart of this, Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima told us the other night, … Continue reading

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Business Line : Features / BrandLine : A million fans isn’t a million reach

KRDS, India’s only preferred developer consultant for Facebook, on branding in viral media Last month, Facebook took down the official pages of Pizza Hut’s, Cadbury’s and FCUK’s India businesses for guideline violations. Preetham Venkky and Guillaume Simon of KRDS, a … Continue reading

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Search funding opportunities by themes

———- Forwarded message ———-From: fundsforngos.org <newsletter@fundsforngos.org> Date: Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 8:06 PMSubject: Search funding opportunities by themesTo: rpasso1 <rpasso1@gmail.com> fundsforngos.org   Here are the fundsforngos.org email updates for rpasso1@gmail.com Search funding opportunities by themes Travel Grants for NGOs: … Continue reading

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Jazz For Peace Concert Series The Grand Finale ~ Shriners Hospitals for Children Supports Nevada Youth Alliance

Here is some great background on Las Vegas [global] community activist David Osman's latest projects and alliances which now include a very strong partnership with Justin Timberlake and the Shriner's Hospital for Children. It represents just a "few" more reasons … Continue reading

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