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Civil Society

Social Work as a Social Wedge

By Adrienne Day | Aug. 13, 2014
 
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Human Rights

A New Approach to Fighting Modern Slavery

A new effort to eradicate slavery is showing success—and may provide a model for other complex human rights and social justice issues.

By Nick Grono | 2 | Sep. 30, 2014
 

Closing Call

By SSIR Editors | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Impact Investing

The Rise of Gender Capitalism

By Sarah Kaplan & Jackie VanderBrug | 11 | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Education

Mentor for America

By Suzie Boss | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Foundations

A Good Ending

 

Economic Development

Rethinking Poverty

By Elisabeth D. Babcock | 14 | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Economic Development

Will a Higher Minimum Wage Help the Poor?

Raising the minimum wage appears to help the poor, but these policies fail to create the conditions that help people move from poverty to prosperity.

By Paul Godfrey | 4 | Jun. 30, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Transforming Society’s View of Retirement

A rapidly growing group of individuals are redefining their post-midlife years in ways that hold great potential for themselves and society. SSIR x Bridgespan series.

By Marc Freedman | Jun. 17, 2014
 

Business

The Secret to Transformative Scale: Hire Right

When it comes to an organization’s ability to achieve impact, outstanding people make the difference.

By Rob Waldron | May. 22, 2014