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· February, 2011

Stories about Ideas from February, 2011

Haiti: Preventable Suffering

Caribbean: Bocas Announces Longlist

Argentina: Hackathons and Budget Transparency in Bahía Blanca

As we have witnessed in the last month, there are moments in civic life that drive citizens to change and challenge institutions, to create solutions and to express their concerns...

India: Are You A Toybanker Yet?

Kenya: #KenyaFeb28: Online Call to Nationalism

Monday 28, February 2011 seems to be significant for Kenya's netizens. Kenyans have been using Twitter, Facebook and even email to discuss whether they should use the twitter hashtag #KenyaFeb28...

Chile: Electronic Textbooks for Schoolchildren?

“We Are Not Ants”: New Book Promotes Educated Optimism

No Somos Hormigas (We Are Not Ants) is a book and online platform; a Spanish-language project devoted to "educated optimism." Global Voices is mentioned in the book and online as...

Cuba: The Memory of Zapata

China: Exportation of value to Libya

Jamaica, Haiti: Insensitive Treatment?

St. Lucia, T&T, Cuba: Literary Festivals

Brazil: Learning culture and portuguese language

Turks & Caicos: Now Is The Time

Jamaica: Get Up, Stand Up

Turks & Caicos: Using Social Media for Democracy

Cuba: New Technology, Old Ideas

Russia: Recreating a Traditional Village Hospital

Trinidad & Tobago: “Arima” in Kiddies Carnival

Latin America: Conversations About OCD Iberoamérica

China: Lhasa People Are “Happiest”?

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