Over the last few years, socially and environmentally conscious impact investing by the corporate sector has witnessed encouraging growth. One of the key components of this field is “conservation investing,” […]
Smartphones are not just changing our lives; they are saving lives. In the developing world, cervical cancer is a leading cause of death in women, whe ...
Empowering people and enabling them to transform their life and fulfil their dreams is what fuels Zarina and Ronnie Screwvala, husband and wife team, ...
By Andra Coros In many primary schools, students spend their days moving from one subject to the next until the day is done. Seeking a more interdisciplinary way of teaching, STEM [...]
By Anureet Kaur My friends have suggested that I share my job hunting experience and advice. I graduated from the Master of Science in Sustainability Management Program at the University [...]
Work is a space where trust – among people of different political persuasions, education levels, races, sexes, ages and sexual orientations – can be fostered. Over the last few decades, [...]
The Citi Foundation’s grant program is focused on making change in India by addressing the socio-economic challenges faced by vulnerable youths. It has invested US$2 million in six youth-focused programs [...]
Nearly one in three American families struggle to afford diapers for their babies. In some cases, parents stretch the time between diaper changes to make their limited resources last, which [...]
Corporate foundations with a goal to maximize long-term social impact strategically apply their resources, expertise and connections to make a difference. While the parent company can create sustainable change, the [...]
Individuals with an ultra-high net worth (UHNW) constitute a mere 0.004 percent of the world’s adult population. Many of these ultra-wealthy individuals are involved in philanthropic activities and gift-giving, primarily [...]
Scientist James Lovelock, proponent of the Gaia hypothesis, always says that in order to spare the planet of the worst effects of climate change, we need more technology, not less. [...]