Stanford Social Innovation Review : Informing and inspiring leaders of social change




Innovations in health care policies and programs


Containing a Global Health Care Crisis

Used shipping containers become health care clinics in the developing world.

By Suzie Boss | Summer 2010

Sell the Wind

What are social marketers to do when their target audience couldn’t care less about the change they want to make? Here's how one group got everyday people to care about alternative energy.

By Cathy L. Hartman & Edwin R. Stafford | Winter 2010
An Ecopragmatist
Stewart Brand

An Environmental Provocateur

Whole Earth Discipline: An Ecopragmatist Manifesto by Stewart Brand

Reviewed By Denis Hayes | Winter 2010

What’s Next: Fresh Faces at City Hall

To halt the greying of municipal government, the City Hall Fellows program offers recent college graduates a year-long stint working on everyday challenges such as transportation, public works, and housing.

By Suzie Boss | Winter 2010

What’s Next: Out-Greening Your Neighbor

Nobody wants to be the biggest energy hog on the block.

By Suzie Boss | Winter 2010

15 Minutes with Victoria Hale

MacArthur “genius” prize winner creates drugs for the developing world.

By Eric Nee | 1 | Winter 2007

Cultivating Cross-Sector Partnerships

An HIV organization in Botswana provides lessons in cooperation.

By Alana Conner Snibbe | Fall 2006

With Vigor and VIM

How retired healthcare professionals are taking care of the uninsured.

By Leslie Berger | 5 | Summer 2006

Tainted Love

Tough love programs hurt addicts and adolescents.

By Maia Szalavitz | Summer 2006

An Organizational Approach to Burnout

Sidebar to "Reversing Burnout:" a return to fairness revitalizes a workforce.

By Christina Maslach & Michael P. Leiter | Winter 2005