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Tag: Sustainability

 

Innovations in environmental and social behavior that enable organizations and society to operate for the long term

 

Technology & Design

When the “Doves” Fly

By Suzie Boss | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Technology & Design

Substance Over Style

By Alicia Clegg | Aug. 13, 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.

 
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Civil Society

Civic Crowdfunding: A New Way of Spending Down?

Civic crowdfunding shouldn't support core public services; it should create immediate impact and inform future projects.

By Rodrigo Davies | 2 | Sep. 16, 2014
 

Health

Greening Health Care: How Hospitals Can Heal the Planet

By Kathy Gerwig | Sep. 15, 2014
 

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.

 

Philanthropy

New Frontiers of Philanthropy

By Lester M. Salamon | Sep. 3, 2014
 
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Philanthropy

Getting Beyond Hype: Four Questions to Predict Real Impact

A simple way to think about investment and design.

By Kevin Starr | 6 | Sep. 2, 2014
 

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
 

Urban Development

Design for Cleaner Living

By Suzie Boss | 1 | Aug. 13, 2014