Samstag, September 08, 2007

Citizen Journalism Project Jordan: 7iber

Mark Glaser: Can Citizen Journalism Make a Difference in Jordan?

"(Ramsey) Tesdell, 23, along with three other early 20somethings, launched the site 7iber in May as a place for “people-powered journalism,” hoping that average folks would tell the stories overlooked by mainstream media in Jordan ..." more

Link: 7iber

Ahmad Humeid ( mentioned in his comments:
"... latest government statistics showed that a third of Jordanian households have a computer and 16% have internet access"

(btw., Ahmad has good information on the region on 360east)