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Blog Entry Access to Medicines: Petition to the US Government to Stop Pressure on India
by Nehaa Chaudhari published Nov 30, 2014 last modified Dec 10, 2014 01:02 PM — filed under: ,
There is growing pressure on India from the US Government to change its intellectual property system. Bending to US pressure will put medicines out of reach for millions of patients in India and other developing countries.
Located in Access to Knowledge / Blogs
Access to Rare Books Made Easy
by Prasad Krishna published Dec 27, 2014 — filed under: , , ,
Rare Odia books that are out of print and not easily accessible on the internet, will now be available at the click of the mouse. In a bid to make them available online, the Odia Wikipedia community last week launched WikiSource, an Odia e-library and a sister project of Odia Wikipedia that has been trying to popularise use of Odia language on the Internet since 2002.
Located in Openness / News & Media
File Accessible Broadcasting in India
by Srividya Vaidyanathan published Dec 11, 2012 last modified Jan 28, 2013 03:37 AM — filed under: ,
A report based on ITU's "Making Television Accessible Report" prepared by the Centre for Internet and Society
Located in Accessibility / Blog
Ada Lovelace Edit-a-thon 2014
by Prasad Krishna published Oct 13, 2014 — filed under: , , , ,
A Wikipedia edit-a-thon is being held at Urban Solace on October 14, 2014 from 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. The event is being organized by IndiaBioScience in partnership with the Centre for Internet and Society's Access to Knowledge (CIS-A2K) team. CIS-A2K will conduct the first three edit-a-thons.
Located in Openness / Events
AdaCamp Bangalore: "Nothing could be more open and encouraging than this"
by Prasad Krishna published Dec 09, 2014 last modified Feb 12, 2015 01:53 AM — filed under: ,
I can say this conference was the most truly touched feminist endeavor I have ever witnessed or thought of. An inspiration to last through. — Rupali Talwatkar.
Located in Openness / News & Media
Adianta School for Leadership and Innovation to Host Design Public
by Prasad Krishna published Mar 11, 2014 last modified Apr 04, 2014 08:08 AM — filed under: ,
The conclave in its 5th edition will feature Aam Aadmi Party members Rajmohan Gandhi and Somnath Bharti along with Sunil Abraham in conversation with Dr. Aditya Sood about different approaches through citizen centric governance.
Located in News & Media
Blog Entry Adikavi Nannaya University Telugu Wikipedia Workshop
by Pavan Santhosh published Jan 08, 2017 last modified Apr 16, 2017 08:57 AM — filed under: , , , , ,
A Telugu Wikipedia introductory workshop was conducted for the students of Adikavi Nannaya University, Rajahmundry between 6- 7 January, 2017.
Located in Access to Knowledge / Blogs
Blog Entry Aditya 365
by Pavan Santhosh published Nov 07, 2018 — filed under: , , , ,
Telugu Wikimedian Aditya Pakide successfully completed 365 Wiki Commons Days. Aditya started contributing to project after a Facebook comment by A2K community advocate suggesting that the same picture would get more utilization in Commons and a brief training followed.
Located in Access to Knowledge / Blogs
After eight years, Tulu Wikipedia goes live
by Prasad Krishna published Aug 07, 2016 — filed under: , ,
Around eight years after its launch and in incubation, the Tulu Wikipedia has gone live with over 1,000 articles. It can be accessed at http://tcy.wikipedia.org
Located in Access to Knowledge / News & Media
After SPB-Ilaiyaraaja, Sony Music and Sun Network lock horns over copyrights
by Prasad Krishna published Apr 27, 2017 — filed under:
In what seems to be the latest in an increasing number of cases of copyright violations, Sun Network on Friday was banned by the Madras High Court from using Sony Music copyrighted work.
Located in Access to Knowledge / News & Media