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Tag: Africa




At Least Take Down the Signs

Old-school development and its rusting reminders.

By Kevin Starr | 4 | May. 31, 2013

Economic Development

Social Innovation Creates Prosperous Societies



Bottom-Up Solutions to Mitigating Climate Change


Human Rights

A Study in Risk and Restraint

Lessons for entrepreneurs abound in the new biography on Molly Melching’s work.

By Courtney E. Martin | Apr. 30, 2013


Balancing Act

A conversation with South African Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan.

By Rik Kirkland | Apr. 18, 2013

Measuring Social Impact

Measuring Impact: Keep It Clear and Simple

How clearly defining measures, and keeping them simple and meaningful, has helped World Vision increase access to clean water.

By Larry Probus | 3 | Mar. 15, 2013

10th Anniversary Essays

The Mobile Continent

By Erik Hersman | 3 | Feb. 21, 2013

Nonprofit Management

Diversifying NGO Leadership

By Donna Bryson | 3 | Feb. 21, 2013


Tanzania’s Transparency Agenda

By Elsie Eyakuze | Feb. 21, 2013


The Role of mHealth in South Africa

Part of a special series on scaling mobile health initiatives.

By Gustav Praekelt | Feb. 20, 2013