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Innovative ways to influence public policy

 

Measuring Social Impact

Advocacy Isn’t “Soft”

 

Health

CHANGE Takes Time

By Serra Sippel | Nov. 20, 2013
 

Health

Lessons in Forging Global Change

 

Nonprofit Management

To Get to the Good, You Gotta Dance With the Wicked

There may not be one resolution to wicked problems and nonprofits can’t—and shouldn’t—do it all.

 
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In Search of Respectful Debate

Reasonable, open, and credible debate is missing across government, business, and civil society—how can we bring it back?

By Joseph Zammit-Lucia | Aug. 30, 2013
 

Climate Risks: Linking Narratives to Action

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

 

Nonprofit Management

The Secret of Scale

By Peter Murray | 5 | Aug. 14, 2013
 

Nonprofit Management

When Good Is Not Good Enough

 
SSIR blogger Thaler Pekar is the principal partner of Thaler Pekar & Partners. She facilitated the opening plenary of the most recent Smithsonian Institute Conference on Organizational Storytelling.

Nonprofit Management

Hearing the Stories within the Stories

It’s easy to revert to big narratives and much harder to let small, surprising, and telling stories emerge.

By Thaler Pekar | 2 | Jul. 16, 2013
 
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Civil Society

Beyond Solidarity

Bridge-building is the next essential action for global gender equality.

By Courtney E. Martin | Jul. 11, 2013