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Tag: Government Programs

 

Innovations in federal, state, and local government programs

 

Social Entrepreneurship

Bay to Bei: Fostering the Tech Ecosystem in Lebanon

Lessons from Silicon Valley on how to establish a business culture that rewards innovation and propels Lebanon into the digital age.

By Samer Azar | 1 | Aug. 6, 2013
 

Impact Investing

Ups and Downs of Social Finance

Defaults in social finance and impact investing do happen: our experience and what the sector can learn from it.

By Leonardo Letelier & Rob Packer | 3 | Jul. 23, 2013
 

Nonprofits

Creating a Common Language for Cross-sector Collaboration

A framework for visualizing problems and a common language for talking about them can make all the difference.

By Sandra Bates | 1 | Jul. 12, 2013
 

Health

What Can Africa Do for Obama?

We should not overlook innovations in the subcontinent that could be transformative in the United States.

By Michael Murphy & Alan Ricks | Jul. 3, 2013
 

Government

Pay for Success: What It Will Take to Work

Let’s critically assess the model and imagine greater possibilities by keeping it simple.

By Art Berman | 2 | Jun. 18, 2013
 

Human Rights

Assessing the Health Impacts of Immigration Policy

How detention and deportation policies harm the health and well-being of children and families.

By Lili Farhang | Jun. 17, 2013
 
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Health

What is The Future of Hospital Community Benefit Programs?

Health systems need to rethink their programs to take full advantage of health reform—and reframe their value to the communities they serve.

By Chris Kabel | 2 | Jun. 5, 2013
 
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Environment

From Technocracy to a Practical Politics

For the environmental movement to succeed, it needs to convert its ideas, science, theories, and activism into practical politics that can win votes on a large scale.

By Joseph Zammit-Lucia | 3 | May. 28, 2013
 

Government

Forging Ahead with Cross-Sector Innovations

By Won-Soon Park | May. 15, 2013
 

Government

The Innovator’s Opportunity

Many people think that the term “government innovation” is an oxymoron, but innovation does occur in the public sector and the pace is accelerating.

By Eric Nee | 2 | May. 15, 2013