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Tag: Asia



Social Entrepreneurship

The Hidden Dimensions of Scale

Examples from South Asia show there’s more to successful scaling than replicating a good model.


Technology & Design

The Commodification of Architecture

Catastrophes of the built environment, like the Bangladeshi factory collapse, expose the true cost in public suffering when we fail to build resiliently.

By Michael Murphy & Alan Ricks | May. 21, 2013


Bottom-Up Solutions to Mitigating Climate Change


Social Entrepreneurship

So We’ve Scaled Up, Now What?

Conclusions from the BRAC’s Frugal Innovation Forum.

By Asif Saleh & Maria A. May | Apr. 11, 2013


When Cooking Can Kill

By Corinna Wu | Feb. 21, 2013

Nonprofit Management

Diversifying NGO Leadership

By Donna Bryson | 3 | Feb. 21, 2013


Tsunami Revisited: Stories and Recovery for Today

A review of the upcoming film “The Impossible” through the eyes of a disaster recovery philanthropist.

By Mike Rea | 2 | Dec. 19, 2012

Technology & Design

Turning Design Thinking to Design Doing

Getting started: insights from experiments in Southeast Asia.



Sustainable Development in India

The restoration of the Bangalore Lakes can catalyze an overall sustainable transformation of the various districts of Bangalore—as well as reclaim an important historical connection for the city.

By Michel St Pierre | 2 | Oct. 16, 2012

Economic Development

Trust and Technology

Together, the public and private sector can develop affordable and truly accessible banking solutions that benefit the world’s poor.

By William Brindley | Sep. 5, 2012