Stanford Social Innovation Review : Informing and inspiring leaders of social change


Tag: Sustainability


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


Socially Responsible Business

Achieving a New Global Corporate Consciousness

A look at the 2013 Global Corporate Sustainability Report and the progress of companies around the world to incorporate responsible practices into their strategies.

By Georg Kell | Sep. 5, 2013

Climate Risks: Linking Narratives to Action

To effectively manage climate risks we must strengthen ties between the mitigation and adaptation communities.


Supply Chain Environmental Sustainability, Responsible Corporate Citizenship

Featuring Alexander B. Cummings | Aug. 16, 2013


The Quest for Scale

By Louis C. Boorstin | 4 | Aug. 14, 2013

Urban Development

Manifest Density

Reviewed By Carol Coletta | 1 | Aug. 14, 2013

Urban Development

Environmentally Friendly Housing for the Masses

Existing base-of-the-pyramid construction models must change.

By Ruban Selvanayagam | 4 | Aug. 2, 2013

Technology & Design

Calling for a Triple Bottom Line Design Metric

A fledgling program trains designers to consider the ecological, economic, and social issues shaping the built environment.

By John Cary | 16 | Jul. 31, 2013

Socially Responsible Business

Redefining Consumerism: Innovations in Product Sustainability

Featuring Andy Ruben | Jul. 30, 2013


Corporate Social Responsibility Is Essential to Environmental Sustainability

Featuring Al Gore | Jul. 15, 2013

Social Entrepreneurship

Beyond Sexy

Let’s start telling social entrepreneurial aspirants the truth and get those who support the field financially to acknowledge that staying power and relationship-building are ineluctable partners to innovation. Part two of a series.

By Daniel Ben-Horin | 9 | Jun. 19, 2013