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Health

 

Innovations in health care policies and programs

 
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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
 

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
 

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.

 
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Energy

Five Innovations That Will Electrify Africa

How a continent of over 1 billion off-grid customers can move from darkness to light over the next decade.

By Joshua Romisher | 21 | Apr. 24, 2015
 

Impact Investing

Impact Investing in Global Health: Let’s Get Flexible

Investors should think creatively about how to meet the real needs of entrepreneurs who are creating market-based solutions to health problems in emerging economies.

By Beth Bafford & Sarah Gelfand | 1 | Apr. 16, 2015
 

Health

Looking Beyond Our Borders for Better Results

When seeking solutions to social issues, we must look to new horizons but stay true to our values.

By Brian Quinn | 2 | Mar. 27, 2015
 

Nonprofit Management

Developing Resilient Global Leaders

To create lifelong global leaders, organizations need to help young people practice resiliency, reflection, and vulnerability.

By Barbara Bush & Emily Moore | 1 | Mar. 24, 2015