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Technology & Design

The “How” and “Who” of Emerging Market Tech Uptake

The dynamics of technology are changing rapidly in emerging markets, but leaders don’t necessarily agree on all the details.

 

Economic Development

The Promise of Social Investment in Africa

Why philanthropists need to continue to invest in and alongside African organizations and leaders.

By Robyn Calder & Siobhan Crowley | 5 | Dec. 11, 2013
 

Technology & Design

The Call of Violence

By Jessica Ruvinsky | 2 | Nov. 20, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Quality Distribution for Commercial Success

How an organization distributes a life-improving technology matters more to its commercial success than the product itself.

By Diana Jue | Oct. 21, 2013
 
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Social Entrepreneurship

CauseFests: Philanthropy’s New Marketplace

A report from the 2013 Clinton Global Initiative and Social Good Summit—the trading floors of the new philanthrocapitalism.

By Marcia Stepanek | 1 | Sep. 26, 2013
 

Health

The Future of Health Care Access

 

Economic Development

An Arab Spring for Entrepreneurs?

By Suzie Boss | Aug. 14, 2013
 

Human Rights

Breakthrough Leadership

Reviewed By Rajasvini Bhansali | Aug. 14, 2013
 

Health

What Can Africa Do for Obama?

We should not overlook innovations in the subcontinent that could be transformative in the United States.

By Michael Murphy & Alan Ricks | Jul. 3, 2013
 
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Human Rights

However Long the Night: A Q&A With Molly Melching

A discussion with the cultural entrepreneur, human rights advocate, and founder of Tostan.

By Courtney E. Martin | Jun. 27, 2013