To fulfill the promise of cash transfers, we need to double down on investment in research.
Keeping sustainability programs on track requires a new mind-set, executive leadership, and clear public commitments.
Funders should be wary of the latest fad of making large grants for quick results and abandoning long-term commitments to the many organizations working on our most important problems.
The effective altruism movement could be more effective if it encouraged adoption of its principles within causes and geographies, not just across them.
Saving the oceans requires the buy-in of coastal communities directly affected by environmental protections.
We must create educational opportunities to reduce recidivism among prison inmates and empower them to lead successful lives post incarceration.
For more and more social change efforts, the key to success lies in clearly defining the desired results for beneficiaries.
Iterative design methods are essential to development work—even (or especially) in regions marked by war and violence.
Through an online crowdsourcing platform, one foundation is reaching new types of partners who offer new types of solutions.
Solving the problem of rural distribution in the developing world starts with following the time-honored model of local traders.