News item update!

05-Sep-2007

MEC Senior Editor Jeremy Smith writes:

Blogs from aid workers in disaster zones

 

This week’s news item, adapted for MEC from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about aid agencies using blogs and other online communication to report news in disaster zones. Why are they doing this? Go to the Headline News section on your Work Area screen to find out.

As part of the food for thought activities, you could direct students to the blog for the International Rescue Committee.

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