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I'd really had no idea to expect such a huge crowd. But 'Don't Think I've Forgotten' didn't disappoint the standing-room-only audience. Don't Think I've Forgotten: The Story of Cambodia's Lost Rock and Roll from Daniel Littlewood on Vimeo. There was laughter, more often tears. Some from me. Many of the surviving people featured ...

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What: Mekong Information Communication Technology Camp When: 6-10 May, 2013 Where: Thailand, Sirindhorn Environmental Park, Thailand 60 slots are allotted to applicants from Mekong region countries.  For more information, go to MekongICT.org http://mekongict.org/apply/    

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Cambodia has slowed down a bit since last year. http://jinja.apsara.org/2012/02/cambodia-wins-the-battle-for-valentines-day/ This year has been less over-the-top, due to directives from the top and police patrols. Valentine's Day will never be banned, just turned into another opportunity to collect bribes/overtime by officials. “At least one commune officer will come to stand in my guesthouse and ...

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[caption id="attachment_634" align="alignnone" width="517" caption="ODC Mapping"][/caption] Fire up Google Translator! Today, Le Monde, tomorrow The World. Open Development Cambodia gets a mention in a French newspaper, http://data.blog.lemonde.fr/2012/09/20/un-hackathon-pour-le-developpement-et-la-cooperation/ and now, in Swedish Development agency SIDA's web site. http://www.sida.se/Svenska/Lander--regioner/Asien/Kambodja/Program-och-projekt/Open-Data-Cambodia/ It's been challenging work this last year, and it's gratifying to see the enthusiastic reaction to what is ...

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(Revised July 06, 2012) Hello folks, here is a DRAFT translation of a legal circular approved by two ministries (Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications) that is now being implemented as 'default' for official use of the internet.  While it has been signed by two ministers, it has not ...

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