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And the winner is...

I'm sure by this point the suspense is almost too much. But the wait is finally over. I can now reveal that the winner of our Best of the Blogs 2010 poll is…

Photo: Colum WilsonColum Wilson | Killing relief with kindness
As the Haiti earthquake had us all asking "how can I help?", Colum drew on his experience to say what we could do to make a difference.
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Well done to Colum and thanks to all of you who voted. I have to say it was a hotly contested affair, and a special mention should also go to our joint runners up, Simone and Ian:

Photo: Simone BanisterSimone Banister | A unique beach bench!
What do climate change adaptation and a beach hut have in common? Simone draws parallels in her pre-Cancun update.
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Photo: Ian AttfieldIan Attfield | Bridging the digital divide
As the latest horror story of computer 'recyclers' dumping equipment emerged, Ian Attfield looked at the PCs that go to use, not refuse, in Zimbabwe. Read more >>

We're all looking forward to another year of blogging ahead of us. As for me, I'll be continuing my posts from the Democratic Republic of Congo as I pack my bags to take on a new role out there. But more on that to come…

As the Haiti earthquake had us all asking "how can I help?", Colum drew on his experience to say what we could do to make a difference.
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