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Title: Libre Knowledge and another world is possible
Authors: Tucker, KC
Keywords: Sustainable development
Human development index
Poverty alleviation
Libre knowledge
Issue Date: Aug-2007
Citation: Tucker, KC. 2007. Libre Knowledge and another world is possible. Wikimania 2007: The International Wikimedia Conference: Taipei, Taiwan. 3-5 August 2007, pp 87
Abstract: This presentation looks at how people can change the world, and what kind of world do people want. The value of Libre Knowledge is discussed in terms of environmental issues, conservation, sustainable development, biodiversity, and human development index, which is a comparative measure of poverty, literacy, education, life expectancy, childbirth, and other factors for countries worldwide. It is a standard means of measuring wellbeing, especially child welfare. It is used to distinguish whether the country is a developed, developing, or an under developed country, and also to measure the impact of economic policies on quality of life
Description: 2007: International Wikimedia Conference. Taipei, Taiwan
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10204/1580
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