The saga of Molly Melching and Tostan, her Africa-based organization, illustrates the power of community-led change.
Ai-Jen Poo, cofounder and director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, is leading a movement of US home care workers.
Health care communites can help.
One of 16 special essays on how the field of social innovation has evolved and what challenges remain ahead.
To combat violence against women, mobilize feminist groups.
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Markets can promote economic development, as long as they are inclusive.
Free2Work is a mobile app that allows shoppers to scan a product for information on human rights and other issues.
DKT International, founded by one of the largest erotica distributors in the United States, provides contraceptives to approximately 50 million people a year in the developing world.
Did American women actually invent social entrepreneurship?
Change.org, a five-year-old San Francisco-based startup, has emerged as one of the leading platforms for online activism.