Stanford Social Innovation Review : Informing and inspiring leaders of social change


Tag: Advocacy


Innovative ways to influence public policy


Socially Responsible Business

Employee Engagement Gets Dirty

On-the-job impact opportunities lead to happier, more productive employees.

By Liz Maw | 6 | Mar. 20, 2013


Assessing Advocacy


Civil Society

Elusive Effectiveness

By Corinna Wu | 1 | Feb. 21, 2013


Advocacy from the Inside: The Role of Civil Society

By Warren Krafchik | Feb. 21, 2013


Democracy and Philanthropy

How private giving can contribute to the needs of American democracy.


Technology & Design

Style Never Felt this Good

A look at the cause-driven clothing company Sevenly.

By Ezra Ferraz | Oct. 29, 2012


Keeping Climate Change Out of the Presidential Campaign

The complete absence of climate change from the first two presidential debates was the best thing that could have happened to the cause.

By Joe Zammit-Lucia | 4 | Oct. 17, 2012

Human Rights

If Stoves Could Kill

Political advocacy, humanitarian intervention, and the “manageable problem.”

By Samer Abdelnour | 7 | Sep. 17, 2012

Civil Society

A Faithful Force for Good

Religious organizations are powerful catalysts for social change.

By Andrew Wilkes | Sep. 6, 2012


Risks Worth Taking

When philanthropists fund programmatic interventions, they should resist the seduction of certainty.

By Lisbeth B. Schorr | Jul. 31, 2012