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

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Social Entrepreneurship

 

Innovative ideas for social entrepreneurs who tackle society’s problems

 

Tapping the Entrepreneurial Potential of Grassroots Innovation

Instead of treating poor people as a sink of public aid and assistance, we should view them as a source of new ideas and innovations.

 

Texting for Change

A South African foundation is leading the way in creating mobile-phone-based solutions for social change.

 
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A New Spin on Student Loans

Social Finance Inc. offers a network-based alternative to government-sponsored student loan programs.

 
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Bottom-Up Solutions to Mitigating Climate Change

NGOs, social entrepreneurs, impact investors, and philanthropists need to help slow climate warming.

 
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Out of London and New York

One of 16 special essays on how the field of social innovation has evolved and what challenges remain ahead.

 

Money Is Never Enough

One of 16 special essays on how the field of social innovation has evolved and what challenges remain ahead.

 

Fifty Years of Social Change

One of 16 special essays on how the field of social innovation has evolved and what challenges remain ahead.

 

Toward an Open-Solution Society

One of 16 special essays on how the field of social innovation has evolved and what challenges remain ahead.

 

A Team of Teams World

One of 16 special essays on how the field of social innovation has evolved and what challenges remain ahead.

 

The Trouble with Winning

One of 16 special essays on how the field of social innovation has evolved and what challenges remain ahead.