Stories about Good News from February, 2017
Journalist Lea Majcen is an overnight celebrity in Slovenia, after stumping government official Tilen Smolnikar with basic interview questions about his work as head of the country's renewable energy sector.
"The south Asian continent is becoming a super power and the world is looking towards us."
"They portray Greece as if we are still in the 1950s: clothes, the behavior of people, who act like they have never seen a mobile phone with a camera before..."
"I wanted to make it visible that there were girls skateboarding in India, even though the numbers could be counted on one hand at the time."
How a group of young Macedonians fulfilled their dream of designing and manufacturing a fantasy board game that went on to international success.
The historic opening weekend of the Women's Australian Football League competition grips the nation.
"I went to the local MP's house to discuss about some issues in our neighborhood. It was 10 am and I was told that he still was asleep."
Over the past year, free and open source communities in India have built a campaign to increase public understanding of online privacy issues both with online and public outreach events.
"For someone born and raised in Bahia, the African influence on our culture goes beyond the religious. It affects our habits, our speech, our food. It's part of our identity."