Better policies in host countries can enable refugees to rebuild their lives and contribute to host economies.
Human Rights Innovative policies and programs that advance the rights of individuals and communities
From the Women’s March to #MeToo, women have risen up to change politics and society.
Without methods to gauge success and failure, and without appropriate ethical frameworks, humanitarian tech may do more harm than good.
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.
New organizations often bring new tactics to old problems, but they need funding and support to move from idea to systemic change.
In the face of Berlin’s rising rents and gentrification, tenants are asserting their rights through Kotti & Co.
The M-FUND offers affordable health insurance to the vulnerable Burmese migrant population on Thailand's western border.
A collaboration between the NAACP and Airbnb is one of several new efforts to reduce racial discrimination on home-sharing platforms.
Describing aging as “building momentum” helps people see how experience and wisdom enables older people to improve their communities.
Laws and programs designed to benefit vulnerable groups, such as the disabled or people of color, often end up benefiting all of society.
A clear definition of equity would seem paramount to galvanizing philanthropy into action around this increasingly used term—but the field is only beginning to explore what it really means.
Discourse and dialogue have always been the hallmarks of civil society, but when the power of government is used systematically to divide and exclude, it is the stinging conversations and actions at the leading edge of civil society that will reestablish the democratic ideals of an equitable democracy.
In the shift from #MeToo to Time’s Up, movement leaders are strategically framing sexual violence as a social and cultural problem, rather than an individual problem. Doing so helps people think about the broad range of actions we can take to systemically prevent sexual violence.