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Global Issues

 

Innovations that address global challenges such as education, environment, and health

 

Health

Building Trust with Communities of Color

Strategies for engaging communities of color in local health initiatives.

 

Food

Between Listening and Doing

A “whole health” approach to improving access to food and food education.

By Philip Sambol | 1 | May. 19, 2015
 

Global Issues

Building a Global Humanitarian Aid Hub

Humanitarian aid needs a broader platform for collaborative innovation and resource management.

By Samira Khan | 3 | May. 15, 2015
 
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Philanthropy

Emergent Strategy in Action

A look at how one organization is using emergent philanthropy on a local level to improve early childhood education.

By Rob Smith | May. 13, 2015
 

Health

What Is Community Anyway?

Our understanding of community can help funders and evaluators identify, understand, and strengthen the communities they work with.

By David M. Chavis & Kien Lee | May. 12, 2015
 

Health

The Future of Health Is Giving Communities a Voice

The role of community in well-being has always been a part of life, but the health sector’s efforts to support that role needs work.

By Pritpal S. Tamber | 1 | May. 7, 2015
 

Education

High-Quality Education Doesn’t Mean High Spending

Four ways information technology is reducing costs and improving learning outcomes in Kenya that all educators can learn from.

By Shannon May | 2 | May. 6, 2015
 

Health

Communities Creating Health: An Introduction

It’s time we looked beyond health care for insights on how to build community-based, health-creating systems.

 

Technology & Design

What Net Neutrality Says About Neoliberalism

Some values are more important than giving more people access to Wikipedia for free.

By Kentaro Toyama | 14 | May. 4, 2015
 

Economic Development

A Broader Definition of Business

Business education should include lessons from market-based approaches to international development goals in developing countries.