January 23, 2014, No comments

The winners of the Women Powering Work: Innovations for Economic Equality competition, sponsored by General Electric and Ashoka Changemakers will each receive US $25,000 in unrestricted funding to support their innovative solutions for advancing economic […]

Why they are not listening?

Using feedback loops to put people in the driver’s seat?

November 7, 2013, No comments

In business, new feedback tools like Yelp, Amazon.com, and Kickstarter are giving power directly to consumers. These tools create an ongoing process o ...

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8 Defining Milestones in India’s Social Enterprise Landscape

August 13, 2013, No comments

“Poverty is unnecessary” – Mohammad Yunus In India, this quote by Yunus continues to be relevant even today as a majority of its po ...

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Not Enough Cooks in the Kitchen: the Health Impact of SE Asia’s Shift Toward Processed Food

June 7, 2013, No comments

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 ...

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    Reimagining Work
    April 12, 2012, No comments

    If you won the jackpot today, would you go back to work tomorrow? The question may sound absurd, but there are plenty of lottery winners who have done just that. [...]

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    Striding Through the Sea(weed) of Change
    June 27, 2011, No comments

    Farming is the most common form of work outside the industrialized nations, and on every continent there are changemaker organizations working to help farmers – help with their resources, their [...]