Advances in reducing poverty, environmental protection, and other global issues threaten the status quo—a report from Rio+20.
A new Robert Redford-produced film, “Watershed,” highlights water conservation—but does it go far enough?
Corporate philanthropy is complicated and may have multiple objectives but Peter Karoff, Founder of The Philanthropic Initiative, argues its ultimate intention should be to do no harm.
The social sector has utterly failed to create a compelling pitch to the political sector about what we do.
Investing in small business and new ventures is a good thing and vital to our communities, but we must not confuse it with charity or strategic long-term social investment.
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How can global communication help students understand the world better and grow as innovators?
From the Field Series: An ongoing report of the Philanthropy, Policy, and Technology Project, which explores the use of private resources for public good.
Online games make school relevant and engaging.
Connecting online and on-ground leads to greater impact.
Social networks are bringing new voices to the table and forcing political change in ways previously impossible—a report from the Personal Democracy Forum.