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.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Rural Women New Zealand

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

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 20 July 2024)

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