Sustainable Brands® recently announced 11 semi-finalists to compete at the Sustainable Brands Innovation Open (SBIO) startup competition presented by Target. The competition, culminating at SB’15 San Diego, June 1-4th, attracts […]
We live in a time when self-evident, practical truths about life emerge from the mouths of self-proclaimed pundits as genius revelations. They are the ...
Guest Blog by Cheryl Heller, Founding Chair of SVA’s MFA program in Design for Social Innovation The most pressing challenge businesses face isn’ ...
The term â€œsocial entrepreneurâ€ is being tossed around so often that Iâ€™m beginning to fear it will become as meaningless as â€œgreen.â€ A true entrepreneur looks a lot like Mark [...]
The Elsevier Foundation has announced the 2013 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars award programs. â€‹The grants totalâ€‹ $700,000â€‹ to be distributedâ€‹ to 10 [...]
Positive social change occurs when individuals strongly believe they have the power to make a differenceâ€”and they take action. On average, 92% of adults say they have done something to [...]
This is the fourth post in our series sharing Ashokaâ€™s key insights on leading trends in social entrepreneurship and the environment coming out of Europe.Â ClickÂ hereÂ to read the first post, here [...]
Two years ago, I wrote about the signing of theÂ Nigerian Lending Principlesâ€”a landmark agreement made by eight of the nation’s leading banks to commit to sustainable financing at the first [...]
Home cooking was the norm for most urban Indonesian households during the 1990s: eating out was considered a luxury. Choices of processed and frozen foods in supermarkets were limited or [...]