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· March, 2009

Stories about Ideas from March, 2009

Cuba: Open Mic Night

Puerto Rico: Murder Rate

Jamaica, Suriname: Creative Connections

Bhutan: Banking Via SMS

Puerto Rico: The Internet

Trinidad & Tobago: Identifying the Problem

UAE: Mystery installations

Brazil: Beyond cyberspace – when blogs move offline

Books are becoming e-books and blogs and websites have appeared as books and other types of media. In this state of flux, it looks like the paper book has the...

Indonesia: Sharia Finance

Malaysia: Dress worth $30 million

Barbados: Moving On Up?

Jamaica, Canada: Caribbean Voices

India: Attending TEDIndia vs. Buying a TATA Nano

Qatar: Lost in the Carpark

Global Voices Book Challenge – Read Your Way Around the World!

April 23 is UNESCO World Book Day – and just because the Global Voices team loves blogs, doesn’t mean we have forgotten other forms of the written word! In fact,...

Barbados: Being Green

Guyana: Don't Get Fooled Again

Libya: From Funerals to Weddings

From the death of a cousin after a lethal penicillin injection to discussing why Libyan men prefer marrying 'stupid' women over those who are educated, Fozia Mohamed sifts through posts...

Israel: The Language of Taxis

Rasha Helwa, who is a Palestinian citizen of Israel living in Acre (and describes herself as living in Palestine), has written a series of short posts at her blog Zaghroda...

Israel Boasts Top Researchers in Medical Marijuana

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