Spice Bazaar from Istanbul
June 5, 2013, No comments

In one hundred supermarkets across Brazil, customers found recipes printed on the back of their receipts, each for a dish prepared with the grocery items they had just purchased. But the surprise [...]

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The “Emergence of Ethical Consumerism in India” #SocEnt #India

August 13, 2012, 1 Comment

A few days ago we stumbled upon a paper (http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2103599) about Ethicus, an ethical fashion brand that the ...

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The Great Inequality: What it’ll take for a Brighter Future for Women Worldwide

July 10, 2012, No comments

Women receive only 1/10th of the world’s income and represent nearly 70% of impoverished individuals worldwide. Yet, women make up half of t ...

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Role of Impact Investment and Philanthropy in Development

June 14, 2012, No comments

The Monitor Group, a leading social organization that works with global corporations, governments and social enterprises to help them achieve their gr ...

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    7 Thoughts in Thinking Again on Microfinance
    March 19, 2012, No comments

    David Roodman, from the Center for Global Development, recently published a book called “Due Dilligence: An Important Inquiry into Microfinance” that is drawing attention, once again, to the validity and [...]

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    The #Globallove Campaign #SocEnt
    February 3, 2012, No comments

    Retail shelves are already lined with a sea of red and pink, hearts and chocolates, stuffed teddy bears and any other consumer product that will make some lucky person`s heart [...]

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    3 Ways to Change the World through Travel
    September 21, 2011, 6 Comments

    [This is a Sponsored Post from OneSeed Expeditions] Racking up those stamp-covered passport pages is satisfying, but what if you could bank a little bit of good karma along the [...]

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    The Slums meet the World of Fashion
    September 18, 2011, No comments

    The slums meet the world of fashion through initiatives being taken by development organizations around the world. Through projects like three-month fashion design courses, post-graduate courses in craft management and [...]

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    Microfinance: Halfway into 2011
    July 20, 2011, No comments

    2011 has certainly been an active year within the microfinance industry, and not necessarily for the right reasons. It brings to mind endless revelations and discussions within the media on [...]