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Tag: Middle East



Socially Responsible Business

Getting Results for Afghan Women

A conversation with philanthropist Connie Duckworth, founder of ARZU Studio Hope.

By Alison Powell & Alex Goldmark | Oct. 22, 2013

Social Entrepreneurship

Iraq’s Entrepreneurial Awakening Needs Women

Building stronger nations through social entrepreneurship education.

By Amel Abed Mohammed Ali | Aug. 20, 2013

Social Entrepreneurship

Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East

By Christopher M. Schroeder | 1 | Aug. 13, 2013

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

Impact Investing in the Middle East: What Next?

Impact investment opportunities could arise across the MENA region with the proper incentives and regulatory framework.

By Jamil Wyne & Yehia Houry | Jun. 6, 2013

10th Anniversary Essays

The Empowerment of Arab Women

By Soraya Salti | 1 | Feb. 21, 2013


Incentivizing Donor Registration

By Corinna Wu | Feb. 21, 2013

Social Entrepreneurship

New Ecosystem for Middle East Entrepreneurs

By Suzie Boss | Feb. 21, 2013

Nonprofit Management

Diversifying NGO Leadership

By Donna Bryson | 3 | Feb. 21, 2013

Technology & Design

Arab Health Care and Online Development

The Jordanian startup Al-Tibbi is leveraging the Arab World’s growing online penetration rates to enhance the region’s health care agenda.

By Jamil Wyne | 1 | Nov. 29, 2012