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Tag: Disaster Relief



Measuring Social Impact

Most Charities Shouldn’t Evaluate Their Work: Part Two

Who should measure what? Mind the gap.

By Caroline Fiennes | 7 | May. 30, 2013

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

Technology & Design

Poverty-Fighting Salons

By Suzie Boss | Feb. 21, 2013


Resilience Meets Disaster Economics

Investing to stop disasters before they start can save lives and money.

By Neal Keny-Guyer | Feb. 6, 2013

Economic Development

Weathering Climate Change: The Role of Local Currencies

Local currency systems could strengthen metro economies and provide funds to address climate change and other urban problems.

By John Boik | Feb. 5, 2013


The Flock to Social Media

Are nonprofits risking alienation from traditional donors?

By Erika Racicot | Jan. 30, 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

Connection Technology to Save Lives

Featuring Ridwan Djamaluddin | Nov. 27, 2012


Giving Smarter

By Suzie Boss | 2 | Nov. 14, 2012

Social Entrepreneurship

Suggestive Evidence

Reviewed By Timothy Ogden | 1 | Aug. 15, 2012