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Tag: Poverty

 

Understanding why people are poor and innovative ways to alleviate poverty

 

Government

Promoting Government Action on Income Equality

Five lessons from research on poverty in America.

By Wendy Yaross | 2 | Nov. 17, 2014
 

Economic Development

Preserving the American Dream

Cultivating successful cities with talent, opportunity, and engagement.

By Carol Coletta | Nov. 11, 2014
 

Global Issues

From the Marine Corps to Kenya: Ending Extreme Poverty

Featuring Jake Harriman | Oct. 23, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Helping Donors Give Directly to Recipients

Featuring Paul Niehaus | Oct. 23, 2014
 

Philanthropy

Being Present to Poverty

Overcoming our addictions to causes, solutions, and impact.

By Eric Meade | 11 | Oct. 6, 2014
 

Philanthropy

Philanthropy and Impact Investing—Stormy Seas, Rocky Shores

The middle ground between traditional philanthropic and commercial spaces is a continuum; we need to shift the dialogue from morals to tools.

 

Urban Development

A Working Model for Slum Rehabilitation

How innovative regulation is enabling private capital to deliver social impact and realize attractive returns in Mumbai.

 

Impact Investing

The Power of Impact Investing: Putting Markets to Work for Profit and Global Good

 

Impact Investing

Adopting the London Principles

A new report shows how innovative impact investing policies are helping Hong Kong tackle its social problems.

By Ming Wong & Philo Alto | 1 | Aug. 25, 2014
 

Microfinance

The Next Stage of Financial Inclusion

By Dean Karlan | 4 | Aug. 13, 2014