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Education

Charting a Course Toward a Better Education

As the private school sector mushrooms across the developing world, fledgling charter school-style education frameworks are emerging.

By Susannah Hares & John Rendel | 3 | Jun. 26, 2013
 

Economic Development

Taking Lessons from Africa’s Youth

Those who want a prosperous future for the continent need to engage—and listen to—its young leaders.

By Sir Fazle Hasan Abed & Reeta Roy | 4 | Jun. 13, 2013
 
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Nonprofits

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

 

Environment

Bottom-Up Solutions to Mitigating Climate Change

 
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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
 

Government

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