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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
 

Government

Tanzania’s Transparency Agenda

By Elsie Eyakuze | Feb. 21, 2013
 

Health

The Role of mHealth in South Africa

Part of a special series on scaling mobile health initiatives.

By Gustav Praekelt | Feb. 20, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

The Truth About Disruptive Development

The West shouldn’t create solutions to problems we don’t understand using fashionable mobile technologies.

By Ken Banks | 20 | Jan. 16, 2013
 

Health

Preventative Child Health in Mali

Pesinet, a French NGO, is assessing the added value of technology in reducing child mortality.

By Elena Bridgers | 4 | Nov. 20, 2012