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· March, 2012

Stories about Ideas from March, 2012

Taiwan: Failed ‘Made in Taiwan’ Clothing Promise Disappoints

Upon its success in establishing its market, former 'Made-in-Taiwan' fashion brand, Lativ, has decided to relocate its production line overseas. Many of its supporters feel betrayed.

Video: Cropshare System Unites Landowners and Land-less Farmers in Spain

Cape Verde: Calling Out Creative Writers

Video: Studying, Creating and Editing Videos with Cerebral Palsy

Jordan: 50 Things to do in Amman

Portugal: Picket to the Prime Minister on the Day of General Strike

Colombia: Interactive llustrated Tour of Medellin

Video: Surfers, Fishermen and Radiation in Post Earthquake Japan

Journalist Lisa Katayama and filmmaker Jason Wishnow are documenting the lives of people dealing with radiation in a post-earthquake Japan. In We Are All Radioactive, they are including 50% footage...

Bahamas: The “Get Ahead Syndrome”

Jamaica: The Tivoli 73

Syria: When Assad Falls

Like all Arabs protesting against their dictators, Syrians have many hopes and aspirations for life after the toppling of their dictator Bashar Al Assad. On Twitter, Syrians are sharing their...

A Love Letter From Israel to Iran

A message of love from Israelis to Iranians sounds stranger than fiction in these tense years where Iranian and Israeli governments threaten each other constantly. But we see examples of...

Mozambique: The People's Wall of Maputo

At the same time that we increasingly see the advance of new technologies which facilitate communication and information, in Maputo the People's Wall has emerged; a large wall in a...

Video: 10 tips to make your videos better

Latin America: The Civic Media Projects panel at SXSW

Egypt: Tips for a Presidential Candidate

A Global Voices Guide to SXSW

This week in Austin, Texas geeks, musicians, film-makers, creative types and ordinary party-goers will be mingling over cutting-edge ideas and free drinks. South by Southwest (SXSW) music festival and conference,...

Sri Lanka: Uncontrolled Pedestrian Crossings In Colombo

Bahamas: Anti-Crime Ideas

Guatemala: Empowering Communities Through Pedal Powered Machines

Maya Pedal is an organization in Guatemala that specializes in bringing progress through secondhand bicycles. Those that aren't usable as bicycles anymore get turned into pedal powered machines to help...

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