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SSIR Now! Dec 14, 2017
By Pablo Medina Uribe

For more than six decades, Colombia’s Comfama has brought critical economic and social services to the troubled but revitalized city of Medellín. Can this public-private hybrid continue to bolster the country’s growing middle class? Read More

By Kristine Wong

The M-FUND offers affordable health insurance to the vulnerable Burmese migrant population on Thailand's western border. Read More

By Annie Neimand

Advocates and organizers need to think strategically about how to ensure that women are supported as they continue to report sexual violence and their perpetrators are held accountable. To do so, they can look to the science on social norms.
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By Paula Lantz & Samantha Iovan

Seven criteria for assessing whether an intervention is right for pay-for-success financing. Read More

By Jeff Walker, Vanessa Kirsch, & Jim Bildner

Emerging organizations, even if they’re new and small, can help catalyze change in social services. Read More

By Soumitra Pandey, Rohit Menezes, & Swati Ganeti

How some Indian nonprofits are serving many by elevating the humanity of each constituent. Part of the Impact India series.  Read More

By Caitriona Fay

Donors say that organizational governance and competence are critical factors in determining where their grants flow. So why aren’t they putting their money where their mouths are?
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Book your seat today!  In this SSIR Live! webinar, we'll share six communication guideposts to help you be more successful in your communications strategy, and more compelling in your messaging.  Read More

Data on Purpose is a must-attend conference for anyone using data to transform how social sector organizations operate, how they interact with one another, and how they serve constituents. This is your last chance for Early Bird pricing! Register by December 15 to save $125. Don’t wait, this conference will sell out! Learn more and register.  Read More

In Design Thinking for the Greater Good, authors Jeanne Liedtka, Randy Salzman, and Daisy Azer offer useful ideas for integrating design thinking into a work environment. Review by Nadia Roumani. Find more excerpts and book reviews hereRead More

Featuring Jonathan Greenblatt & David Johnson

In this podcast from our 2017 Nonprofit Management Institute, SSIR Senior Editor David Johnson interviews Jonathan Greenblatt about leading the organization through turbulent times and fostering a culture of innovation within an established organization. Read More

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