Kōrero: Rural services

Drought blog, 2008

Drought blog, 2008

In the early 2000s, the internet was an important means of communication for rural people. This blog (weblog) allowed rural women affected by the 2008 drought to air their views. However, few farming people had access to fast internet, and improving broadband coverage was a political issue.

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Rural Women New Zealand

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Rural services - Getting news and information', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18569/drought-blog-2008 (accessed 30 November 2021)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008