It’s time to put an end to the “flat world” thinking that guides the work of all too many social change organizations.
New and in-depth explorations of solutions to social, environmental, or organizational problems
Investing with a gender lens creates financial returns and improves the lives of women and girls and their communities.
Research on the needs and habits of the poor shows that nonprofits can serve a vital function in expanding access to financial services.
Philanthropic investment can close the funding gap between science research and the commercialization of science-based products.
Nonprofits lag behind business and science in using big data effectively.
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The polarization of US politics is imposing new limits on how foundations can influence the policy process.
Hybrid legal forms offer only a limited solution to the challenge of helping organizations access capital. Includes magazine extras.
A growing number of foundations are reintroducing risk-taking into their processes and portfolios as one way to create breakthrough change.
In bringing health care to the developing world, innovators can benefit from lessons others learned the hard way. Includes magazine extras.
The evaluation of nonprofit outcomes shouldn't focus exclusively on programmatic activity. Here's a look at what it means to take frontline work seriously.