In Thailand, a committee under a government project for rural development started its first social enterprise, an entity in Phuket named "Pracharath Rak Samakkee Phuket". Legally, the enterprise will...more
A new impact investing partnership between The San Diego Foundation and local nonprofit Operation HOPE – North County is recently launched to enable organizations and donors to leverage charitable...more
Nowadays, too many social innovators are being put in the spotlight for who they are and what they have done with their success, and not the innovations that they actually inspired. When people write...more
Instead of using superficial changes to rebrand a low-income area, local government in downtown Lincoln, Nebraska plan to provide social assistance to these residents. The focus on programs comes...more
Following the global climate change summit in Paris last year, the United States made a pledge to commit 3 billion dollars towards climate change related projects and goals. The Obama administration...more
The Ford Foundation supported the production of a remarkable film, and is co-sponsoring an Earth Day screening of "One Day on Earth", the first feature-length documentary to include footage filmed in...more
Co-founders William Mann and David Mravyan devised the Sensimat during a mandatory project for their MBA at the Richard Ivey School of Business in Canada. Sensimat is a device that helps manage and assess pressure among wheelchair users.