The winners of theÂ DoctHERS-in-the-House, a healthcare marketplace in Pakistan that connects home-based, female doctors to patients through telemedicine; www.changemakers.com/MENAwomen. About General Electric GE (NYSE: GE) works on things that matter. […]
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Home cooking was the norm for most urban Indonesian households during the 1990s: eating out was considered a luxury. Choices of processed and frozen f ...
When it comes to health and wellness, everything is connected. The soil that yields a nationâ€™s staple crop is tied to the growth and development of its youngest citizens. The [...]
Editor’s note: This post was written by John Converse Townsend, content producer and digital media strategist at Ashoka, and originally featured on the She Will Innovate: Technology Solutions Enriching the [...]
Editor’s note: This post was written byÂ NextBillion.net. If it is true, as has been said, that all change begins with language, then it is equally true that the inability to [...]
More U.S. consumers now believe that individuals, not the government, are responsible for tackling society’s problems, according to the globalÂ Co.Exist. This lost tribe is made up of social intrapreneurs. In [...]
By Scott Anderson Several months ago, NextBillion teamed up with one of our Content Partners, The BIG IDEA: Global Spread of Affordable Housing. I want to credit our partners at [...]
As more and more new social enterprises stake out areas of benefit, and as the number of changemakers increases around the world, there is an ever-growing amount of people that [...]
Easy Access Transport System (E.A.T.S.) to improve upon the ease with which a person in a wheel chair could store and access his or her belongings. They followed up with [...]