January 18, 2010
I’m here in a place called Long Lamai. It is a community of Penan’s who are a tribe in central Borneo who were originally nomads (the “last nomads”). They have been settled in this community for about 40 years although there are still a small number of nomadic Penan elsewhere in Borneo. We (I’m traveling […]
January 1, 2010
I’ve been thinking a lot about Copenhagen, its process and outcomes and how it can or should link into community informatics. What was notable to me, casually observing the Copenhagen conference from a distance was how focussed the discussions seemed to be on political processes–governance structures, treaties, declarations and so on and how little attention was paid to the underlying social processes which would be required if anything realistic were to be achievable.