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Janine Mendes-Franco · January, 2014

I am a writer and media producer based in Trinidad and Tobago. Follow me on Twitter @JanineMFranco.

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Latest posts by Janine Mendes-Franco from January, 2014

Trinidad & Tobago: Smoke in the City

With multiple fires at Trinidad's main landfill, citizens who work and live in and around the capital have been trying to deal with the effects of the thick smog.

Why the Caribbean Should Pay Attention to the Net Neutrality Decision

Critical Cybersecurity Issues for the Caribbean

Trinidad & Tobago: Evading Exercise

Journalism, Cuban Style

Jamaicans Deserve Details About Proposed Logistics Hub

Trinidad & Tobago: Crime Fighting?

Trinidad & Tobago: Hair You Have It

Trinidad & Tobago: Little Things Make a Difference

Bermuda: Gambling with Democracy?

Trinidad & Tobago: The Faces of Heroes

Is the Vybz Kartel Trial an Opportunity for Jamaica?

Jamaican music has always captured the global imagination, especially when celebrities become outlaws. One blogger suggests that the Vbyz Kartel murder trial holds valuable lessons about legal and social justice.

Jamaica: MLK Recognises the Role of Garvey

Haiti, D.R.: Stateless in the Dominican Republic

Suriname Gets “An Eye For Art”

Call for Better Crime Fighting Policy in the Bahamas

Jamaican Winner of The Voice Sings for Haiti

Haiti, Four Years After

Jamaica: Measuring the Effect of Shaggy's Charity Concert

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