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From The Field

 

On-the-ground reports from social enterprises and other projects around the world

 
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Business

A Catalyst for Business Transformation

More than sustainability: How integrated reporting helps businesses understand how they need to evolve.

By Peter Graf | Apr. 22, 2013
 

Government

The Origins and Practice of Delivery

Creating sound policy is only the beginning; successful leadership requires relentless focus on implementation.

By Sir Michael Barber | Apr. 16, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

So We’ve Scaled Up, Now What?

Conclusions from the BRAC’s Frugal Innovation Forum.

By Asif Saleh & Maria A. May | Apr. 11, 2013
 
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Social Entrepreneurship

Early-Stage Enterprises Need More Than Money

Non-financial resources are essential to preparing early-stage enterprises for investment.

By Perzen Patel | 1 | Apr. 5, 2013
 

Measuring Social Impact

A New Approach to India’s Water Sanitation Crisis: Part 2

A two-part series on using systems mapping to predict a city’s capacity for adopting change.

By Urvashi Prasad & Semonti Basu | 1 | Mar. 29, 2013
 

Measuring Social Impact

A New Approach to India’s Water Sanitation Crisis: Part 1

A two-part series on using systems mapping to predict a city’s capacity for adopting change.

By Urvashi Prasad & Semonti Basu | 4 | Mar. 29, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Early Risks, Big Returns

Reconsidering what’s “investable” in impact investing.

By Paul Breloff | Mar. 27, 2013
 

Technology & Design

Second Life’s Second Life for Social Innovation

Researchers explore the effects of virtual embodiment among people with Parkinson’s disease.

By Jody Turner & Donna Davis | Mar. 25, 2013
 

Socially Responsible Business

Fostering Adaptability and Change Through ICV

Six tips for unlocking “resilient dynamism” with international corporate volunteer programs.

 

Foundations

Democracy and Philanthropy

How private giving can contribute to the needs of American democracy.