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Tag: Activism

 

Innovations in the way that organizations use civil disobedience, protests, and other forms of activism to advance social progress

 

Environment

Climate Risks: Linking Narratives to Action

To effectively manage climate risks we must strengthen ties between the mitigation and adaptation communities.

 
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Nonprofit Management

The Secret of Scale

How powerful civic organizations like the NRA and AARP build membership, make money, and sway public policy.
By Peter Murray | 7 | Aug. 14, 2013
 
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Nonprofit Management

When Good Is Not Good Enough

The sector needs to shift its attention from modest goals that provide short-term relief to bold goals that provide long-term solutions.
 

Government

Accounting for Justice

The US criminal justice system will benefit from a new tool that collects and compares data on a county-by-county basis.
By Amy Bach | Aug. 14, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

By Youth, for Youth

Through the Global Changemakers program, people under the age of 25 are developing solutions to problems that directly affect them.
By Gabriela Jaeger | Aug. 14, 2013
 
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Technology & Design

Designing the Digital City

Internet technology can help us to connect, globally and otherwise, but only if we structure it well.
Reviewed By Lucy Bernholz | Aug. 14, 2013
 
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Human Rights

Breakthrough Leadership

The saga of Molly Melching and Tostan, her Africa-based organization, illustrates the power of community-led change.
Reviewed By Rajasvini Bhansali | Aug. 14, 2013
 

Civil Society

The Snowden Effect: An Opportunity?

Pro-privacy activists and others have a chance to reinvent the conversation about security and privacy in the digital age.

By Marcia Stepanek | 4 | Aug. 8, 2013
 

Individual Giving

Four Giving Trends Among Wealthy Donors

A new study provides insight into the giving behavior of 22 wealthy donors.

By Mary Glanville | 1 | Jul. 19, 2013
 
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Civil Society

Civic Work, Civic Lessons: Two Generations Reflect on Public Service

Civic Work, Civic Lessons discusses the importance of engaging in public service, especially for younger people.
By Thomas Ehrlich & Ernestine Fu | Jul. 15, 2013