The New Global Citizen For a long time, I have focused my studies and work on the topic of sustainable business initiatives as a catalyst for social and economic development. But it [...]
So Where do all the Fair Trade Social Premiums Go? A story about how Fair Trade tomatoes grow into a school in Guanajuato, Mexico by José Vílchez-A ...
“Poverty is unnecessary” – Mohammad Yunus In India, this quote by Yunus continues to be relevant even today as a majority of its population batt ...
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 ...
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 [...]
What does Nashville, Tennessee have in common with Part-au-Prince, Haiti? The same thing as nutrient-rich urban farming and ecological sanitation: both are becoming hubs of food system transformation. After searching [...]
On Wednesday, May 29th from 11:30am – 1pm EST, Join Ashoka Changemakers for a Twitter Discussion (#SocEntChat) on the power, the impact, and the future of Nutrients for All – [...]
Sanga Moses, Founder of Eco-Fuel Africa was the first amongst his siblings to finish school and complete his tertiary education – thanks to a public scholarship for gifted students. On [...]
When it comes to health and wellness, everything is connected. The soil that yields a nation’s staple crop is tied to the growth and development of its youngest citizens. The [...]
Every 28 days across the globe, half the world’s population menstruates. Yet despite this is one of life’s most natural occurrences, for millions of girls and women across Asia, Africa, [...]
Ashoka, the world’s largest organization of social entrepreneurs, teamed up with Accenture as the convening sponsor to host a global competition—The League of Intrapreneurs: Building Better Business from the Inside [...]