In developing countries such as Kenya, interaction with NGOs appears to boost people’s level of civic activity.
Low-income communities have the power to shape their economic future, but only if they have access to tools that educate and empower.
To address 21st-century problems, we need to build a civic infrastructure that serves all members of society, especially those on the margins.
Building relationships with grassroots organizations that advocate for human rights-based development takes time, but without investing in them, philanthropy is likely to stumble. The case of Haiti is instructive.
Communities have the resources to address the problems they face; they just need to approach those problems in a different way.
A new report examines the relationship between place and race, and disconnected youth in the United States.
Social good technologists working on building a more responsive and effective government need to be more inclusive of the citizens they’re trying to engage—and stop neglecting the government they already have.
To create a healthy society the plural sector needs to take its rightful place alongside the private and public sectors.
A group in Lebanon deploys a wide range of methods—from mobile apps to street theater—to thwart bribe-taking by officials.
Spontaneous protest activity—a vital part of many social movements—can arise from a variety of conditions