What's New Archives: March 1996
What's New Archives: March 1996
March 29, 1996
March 26, 1996
- Non-governmental organizations (Organizacoes Nao-Governmentais) such
Zumbi, Revista Democracia, Acao da Cidadania, Comite para a
Democratizacao da Informatica and Bahia ONG's now enliven our Brazil page.
- New connectivity information can now be found on the Aruba and Cayman Islands
Look for the links to the Network Startup Information Center.
- Links to the Cayman Web World and to Cable and Wireless Ltd. have
also been added to the Cayman Islands page.
March 25, 1996
- A multimedia service, BRAZZIL, is now located on the Brazil page.
- Learn about Brazilian films and movie stars at Cinema Brazil on our
Brazil or Cinema pages.
- Chile page updated with
the following links:
Government: Congreso Nacional de la Republica; Ministerio de
Agricultura; Ministerio de Hacienda; Ministerio de Obras Publicas;
Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores; Ministerio de Salud; Political
Parties from the Latin American Political Database; and the Servidor de
la Presidencia de Chile.
Network & Information Services: Chilenet - The Internet
Service Provider; Net-Up - Servicios de Internet; and the Network Startup
News & Periodicals: Infoweek.
Science & Technology: Sistema Chileno de Ciencia y Tecnologia,
CONICYT; Sociedad Chilena de Ciencia de la Computacion.
WWW Servers: Universidad Adolfo Ibanez; Universidad Austral de
Chile; Universidad Catolica del Valparaiso; Universidad Central;
Universidad de Atacama; Universidad de la Serena; Universidad de los
Lagos; and Universidad Diego Portales.
March 22, 1996
- The Canadian Foundation for the Americas (FOCAL), with publications
regarding but not limited to Canadian-Latin American/Carribean relations
can now be found in our International
Services Subject Directory
March 21, 1996
- Recent additions to the Puerto
Rico page include:
General: Caribbean National Forest; Estimates of the Resident
Population of Puerto Rico Municipios - U.S. Bureau of the Census; Puerto
Rico, USA - data presented
by the Economic Development Administration; and U.S. Geological Survey -
Programs in Puerto Rico.
Government: Constitution of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico;
Governor Pedro Rosello Home Page; Office of the Governor of Puerto Rico;
Puerto Rico Congressmembers.
Network and Information Services: BoricuaNet; and Peru
News & Periodicals: El Cuarto del Quenepon
WWW Servers: Centro de Recursos Educativos - Universidad de
Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras; Inter American University, Bayamon Campus;
Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico;
- If you are interested
in Suriname, then an
place to start would be the "Home page for Suriname", found under the
General section of the country page. It is comprehensive and current in
its information and links.
- Bolivia Web, a home page with maps and communication information can
now be found on the Bolivia page.
- A link to the Huelga de Dolores site has been added to our
- Intertel is a new Web server in
March 20, 1996
- De Paula Publishing's page for Brazilian Exporters now appears on our
Brazil page under the
March 19, 1996
- Human Rights and Women's Perspectives headings now appear on
page. New sources include Anistia Internacional,
Human Rights Watch/Americas, NetEstado and Salao da Mulher.
- Another excellent resource for Latin Americanists can be found on
our Brazil and
Both pages link to the upcoming Tom Slick World Peace
Conference at UT-Austin (March 27-29). The conference will address
the question of Sustainable Development and its Implications for
- Chip News, an English language daily news summary from Chile,
has been added to the Chile
- The following sites have been added to our Colombia page:
Corporacion Universitaria Ibague
Ministerio del Medio Ambiente
Universidad del Rosario
- The Bolsa de Valores de Lima and the Bolsa Electronica de Chile can
now be accesed from the Business &
Finance page or from the respective country pages on the UT-LANIC homepage.
March 8, 1996
- Our Travel page
has linked to Teotihuacan-Ciudad de los Dioses. Look under the Mexico
- The University of
Maryland, College Park has put together the
Guyanese News and Information page, chock full of links. Explore the Guyana page.
- Mexican Online News, a comprehensive list of Mexican newspaper
on the internet has been added to our Mexico page.
Ministerio de Comunicacion Homepage has been recently added to its
country homepage under Government resources. Excellent information and
- Fundacion Manuel Buendia and its affiliated "Revista Mexicana de
Comunicacion" has been added to our Mexico page.
- A new Trinidad & Tobago
page has been added to the Country Directory.
- A link to Listas Hispanoamericanas de Bibliotecología
has been added to our Libraries page.
- The Cinema page
has been updated with a link to Mystery of the Maya - The Film.
- The Commission for Environmental Cooperation can now be found on
UT-LANIC's Environment page.
- CEPAL/ECLAC, the U.N.'s Economic Commission for Latin America and the
Caribbean, has been added to our Interdisciplinary Information
page. CEPAL can also be reached via the Economics page.
- The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters, AMARC,
can nowbe reached from our Radio & TV
- Recent additions to
the Jamaica page:
Economy: Basic Socio-Economic Data from the Inter American
Development Bank and the Jamaica Stock Exchange
General: Ethnologue Database and Introduction to Jamaica, a
directory assembled by Arlene Laing
Network & Information Services:InfoChannel; Jamaica Online;
and Network Startup Resource Center
- ARCAS is dedicated to the conservation of wildlife in northern
- The Logos Group Dictionary has been added to our
- The Haiti page has
been updated with the following links:
Business & Economy: Basic Socio-Economic Data from the
Inter-American Development Bank
General: Network Startup Resource Center - Haiti
Government: Mission des Naciones-Unies en Haiti
News & Periodicals: Croissance Economique; Dans
l'actualite; and This Week in Haiti
Other Resources: Canadian Contingent to the U.N. in Haiti;
Haiti Archives; Haiti Center; and Haiti Online
- Recent additions to the Dominican Republic page:
Economy: Basic Socio-Economic Data from the Inter-American
General: Republica Dominicana Maps from Caribbean-On-Line
Network and Information Services:Internet in the Dominican
Republic by J. Vasquez; Network Startup Resource Center
News & Periodicals: Mercado Magazine;
news:soc.culture.dominican-rep; Resumen Diario
WWW Servers: TRICOM
- The Peru page has been
updated with a direct link to the server of the Congreso de la Republica.
Look toward the bottom of the page under "Resources in Peru by Type of
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