Design Thinking Innovations in solution-based design techniques that address social problems
The James Irvine Foundation’s New Leadership Network provides lessons about how to foster civic innovation.
A reading list of our favorite articles on the Sustainable Development Goals.
Charitable appeals that address a wealthy person’s agency are more effective.
When companies deploy the same processes they use to create commercial value to create philanthropic value, they can truly help charities achieve their social missions.
Combining tools such as design thinking, behavioral science, and evaluation can shape programs to improve patient experiences and change health behaviors.
It’s worth remembering that communities have the power to take away philanthropy’s social license to operate.
We protect nature. We learn from nature. But we are not collaborating with nature to solve the greatest challenges a human generation has ever faced.
Making effective use of the creative power of design requires engaging entire organizations—from leadership to the front lines.
Creative leaders and innovators are thinking about design thinking in more mature ways. Moving away from a sole emphasis on language and learning, they are increasingly focusing on questions of application, ownership, and impact.
The rise of behavioral science and impact evaluation has created a new way for engineering programs and human interactions.
Wicked Problems explores characteristics of and approaches to today's most complex social issues.