OA info on improving access to info in developing countries

USAID has launched GlobalDevelopmentCommons.  (Thanks to ResourceShelf.)  From the announcement (November 24, 2008):

…The Global Development Commons initiative seeks innovations that to make knowledge more accessible and affordable to help people in developing countries solve social and economic problems. The Commons seeks to catalyze the international development community to become more open and collaborative through information and communication technologies.

The site profiles successful applications of technology that improve access to information in developing countries….