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Global Issues

 

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

 
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Health

Emerging Tools for Community-Driven Evaluations

Eight tools for building inclusive, community programs to address health and other social issues.

By Deepthi Welaratna | May. 28, 2015
 
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Nonprofit Management

Community Collaboratives Show Persistence and Progress

Local US collaboratives are adapting and evolving for long-term success.

 
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Health

Connecting Big-Picture Theories with Community Experience

Blending practices and theory to improve health outcomes outside the clinical setting.

By Nancy Knopf | May. 26, 2015
 

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 | 1 | 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 | 3 | May. 6, 2015