Benno Hansen - THINK ABOUT IT http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/index.php/think3/post TH!NK ABOUT IT #3 en krennie1@gmail.com Copyright 2012 2012-03-07T23:11:51+00:00 Benno Hansen - MDG press clips - Q3 2011 http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_q3_2011/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_q3_2011/#When:19:47:56Z Bribes, documentaries, a cartoon, activism and a death in the family. Media 2011-09-28T19:47:56+00:00 Benno Hansen - News from Kenya: food price spike worsen hunger, smartphone sales skyrocket http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/news_from_kenya_food_price_spike_worsen_hunger_smartphone_sales_skyrocket/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/news_from_kenya_food_price_spike_worsen_hunger_smartphone_sales_skyrocket/#When:14:45:05Z While the emergency in the Horn of Africa was triggered by prolonged droughts, especially in areas struggling with conflict and internal displacement such as Somalia, food prices that are near the record high levels seen in 2008 also contributed to the situation. Earlier this year, the Chinese firm Huawei unveiled IDEOS through Kenya’s telecom titan, Safaricom. So far, this $80 smartphone has found its way into the hands of 350,000+ Kenyans, an impressive sales number in a country where 40% of the population lives on less than two dollars a day. Hunger 2011-08-17T14:45:05+00:00 Benno Hansen - MDG press clips - Q2 2011 http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_q2_2011/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_q2_2011/#When:17:40:00Z Can't stop blogging because the ecowar rages, big thinkers speak out, we're entering a new geological era and people put funny videos on YouTube! Media 2011-06-29T17:40:00+00:00 Benno Hansen - MDG press clips - November 2010 to March 2011 http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_november_2010_to_march_2011/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_november_2010_to_march_2011/#When:16:01:00Z Or maybe just a video I couldn't help sharing... Media 2011-04-07T16:01:00+00:00 Benno Hansen - Touching. Brutal. Unfair. http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/touching._brutal._unfair/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/touching._brutal._unfair/#When:16:45:20Z It isn't safe leaving the cocoon of Treehugger.com and Change.org RSS-feed summaries of the world around us to actually experience it. You risk seeing nasty stuff. Poverty 2011-02-09T16:45:20+00:00 Benno Hansen - Video: Celebrities, agriculture and trade as seen by NGO worker http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/video_celebrities_agriculture_and_trade_as_seen_by_ngo_worker/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/video_celebrities_agriculture_and_trade_as_seen_by_ngo_worker/#When:19:53:40Z What are the roles of celebrities, organic agriculture and Fair Trade in eradicating poverty and hunger, securing universal education, environmental sustainability and the other Millennium Development Goals? Specifically, how does one NGO address these in its projects? Lean back and listen... Aid 2011-01-13T19:53:40+00:00 Benno Hansen - MDG press clips - October http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_october/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_october/#When:07:44:35Z Crocodile on a plane, biodiversity, WWF, food security, naked people, 10 commandments and YouTube... the whole package for you. Media 2010-10-28T07:44:35+00:00 Benno Hansen - Kenya http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/kenya/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/kenya/#When:20:49:05Z Come to Kenya with me... Environment 2010-10-11T20:49:05+00:00 Benno Hansen - MDG press clips - September http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_september/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/mdg_press_clips_-_september/#When:18:11:54Z Getting over the summit and getting ready for 10/10/10... well, sipping a glass of organic red wine while surfing the insanity on the Internet. Join me... Media 2010-09-30T18:11:54+00:00 Benno Hansen - Arctic Eco-Diplomacy 2010 http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/arctic_eco-diplomacy_2010/ http://development.thinkaboutit.eu/think3/post/arctic_eco-diplomacy_2010/#When:10:43:53Z Arctic nations promises peaceful resource exploitation - but are silent on environmental risks and climate consequences. Environment 2010-09-26T10:43:53+00:00