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Zimbabwe given net censorship all-clear

ZIMBABWE has been given the all clear in a survey of countries which censor the internet. OpenNet Initiative (ONI), which is made up of groups at Cambridge University, Harvard Law School, Oxford University and the University of Toronto found that 25 of the 41 governments studied block or filter internet content. From newzimbabwe.com

Internet fuels rise in number of jailed journalists

New York, December 7, 2006—The number of journalists jailed worldwide for their work increased for the second consecutive year, and one in three is now an Internet blogger, online editor, or Web-based reporter, according to an analysis by the Committee to Protect Journalists. From Committee to Protect Journalists

Poverty an Impediment to Internet Growth

The Inter Press News Agency surveys African newspaper editors about Internet access in Africa, where the largest impediment to ICT growth continues to be the continent’s rampant poverty. From IPS News