Humanitarian nonprofits unconsciously reinforce the very conditions of women’s oppression they seek to eradicate in their programming.
The social sector has a lot to learn from the innovation network that has emerged from the post-Thanksgiving global giving movement.
Proponents of charter school expansion in Massachusetts thought that a ballot initiative was the obvious bet. They were wrong.
Social media has made it easy for organizations to launch competitions, but too few consider how such efforts best align with their goals.
My experience in Erdoğan’s Turkey has taught me that NGOs need to avoid polarizing politics, focus on core values, and find allies to survive and thrive in closing societies.
The world’s poor and low-income countries need greater access to modern energy solutions, including clean-burning fossil fuels for household use.
Microfinance for water and sanitation enables people to find their own solutions.
Better policies in host countries can enable refugees to rebuild their lives and contribute to host economies.
Solving systemic social problems takes people, politics, and power—not more social entrepreneurship.
It is time to give US women the convenience and autonomy of birth control and abortion pills that women elsewhere enjoy.