Category Archives: Open Democracy

Kenyan Economy on the Run—and the Need to Take a Breath | Stanford Social Innovation Review

A growing economy appears to contribute little to most Kenyans’ quality of life. Why the government and outside investors need to rethink Kenya’s education system and development model. Source: Kenyan Economy on the Run—and the Need to Take a Breath

Kenyan Economy on the Run—and the Need to Take a Breath | Stanford Social Innovation Review

A growing economy appears to contribute little to most Kenyans’ quality of life. Why the government and outside investors need to rethink Kenya’s education system and development model. Source: Kenyan Economy on the Run—and the Need to Take a Breath

Big aid donors failing to lift the lid on how they spend their cash | Global development | The Guardian

Publish What You Fund campaign finds only quarter of aid meets global transparency standards Source: Big aid donors failing to lift the lid on how they spend their cash | Global development | The Guardian

Big aid donors failing to lift the lid on how they spend their cash | Global development | The Guardian

Publish What You Fund campaign finds only quarter of aid meets global transparency standards Source: Big aid donors failing to lift the lid on how they spend their cash | Global development | The Guardian

Global inequality may be much worse than we think | Global Development Professionals Network | The Guardian

How do we measure inequality? From some angles, things appear to be improving, but from others the situation is getting worse and worse Source: Global inequality may be much worse than we think | Global Development Professionals Network | The

Global inequality may be much worse than we think | Global Development Professionals Network | The Guardian

How do we measure inequality? From some angles, things appear to be improving, but from others the situation is getting worse and worse Source: Global inequality may be much worse than we think | Global Development Professionals Network | The

Want to Understand Global Inequality? Juxtapose the Panama Papers and the EU-Turkey Migrant Deal · Global Voices

“That that Panama Papers and refugee deal stories arrived in newsrooms and social media timelines in quick succession set the stage for a debate about the unfair allocation of wealth.” Source: Want to Understand Global Inequality? Juxtapose the Panama Papers

Want to Understand Global Inequality? Juxtapose the Panama Papers and the EU-Turkey Migrant Deal · Global Voices

“That that Panama Papers and refugee deal stories arrived in newsrooms and social media timelines in quick succession set the stage for a debate about the unfair allocation of wealth.” Source: Want to Understand Global Inequality? Juxtapose the Panama Papers

25 Facts and Stats about NGOs Worldwide

A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the report is based on the survey results of 2,780 NGOs worldwide. Source: 25 Facts and Stats about NGOs Worldwide

25 Facts and Stats about NGOs Worldwide

A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the report is based on the survey results of 2,780 NGOs worldwide. Source: 25 Facts and Stats about NGOs Worldwide

Middle-income transitions and inequality: is there a link? | Development Progress

This paper looks at how inequality evolves in relation to growth, focussing on the primacy of policy processes in shaping the nature of growth and its impact on inequality. Source: Middle-income transitions and inequality: is there a link? | Development

Middle-income transitions and inequality: is there a link? | Development Progress

This paper looks at how inequality evolves in relation to growth, focussing on the primacy of policy processes in shaping the nature of growth and its impact on inequality. Source: Middle-income transitions and inequality: is there a link? | Development

Skills-Based Volunteering Crosses Six Continents: Global Pro Bono Summit Convenes Representatives from 27 Countries in Singapore this March – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

Source: Skills-Based Volunteering Crosses Six Continents: Global Pro Bono Summit Convenes Representatives from 27 Countries in Singapore this March – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

Skills-Based Volunteering Crosses Six Continents: Global Pro Bono Summit Convenes Representatives from 27 Countries in Singapore this March – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

Source: Skills-Based Volunteering Crosses Six Continents: Global Pro Bono Summit Convenes Representatives from 27 Countries in Singapore this March – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

Germany’s Civil Peace Service supports non-violent conflict resolutions in order to build long-term peace | D+C – Development + Cooperation

Germany’s Civil Peace Service supports non-violent conflict resolutions in order to build long-term peace Source: Germany’s Civil Peace Service supports non-violent conflict resolutions in order to build long-term peace | D+C – Development + Cooperation

Germany’s Civil Peace Service supports non-violent conflict resolutions in order to build long-term peace | D+C – Development + Cooperation

Germany’s Civil Peace Service supports non-violent conflict resolutions in order to build long-term peace Source: Germany’s Civil Peace Service supports non-violent conflict resolutions in order to build long-term peace | D+C – Development + Cooperation

How India Pierced Facebook’s Free Internet Program — Backchannel — Medium

The inside story of Mark Zuckerberg’s attempt to gift data to a skeptical subcontinent. Source: How India Pierced Facebook’s Free Internet Program — Backchannel — Medium

How India Pierced Facebook’s Free Internet Program — Backchannel — Medium

The inside story of Mark Zuckerberg’s attempt to gift data to a skeptical subcontinent. Source: How India Pierced Facebook’s Free Internet Program — Backchannel — Medium

Six Ways Impact Investing Is Transforming the Environmental Movement | Mark Tercek

Impact investing is a big topic of conversation this week at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. I’m participating in various sessions here at Davos on this key opportunity. Source: Six Ways Impact Investing Is Transforming the Environmental Movement | Mark

Six Ways Impact Investing Is Transforming the Environmental Movement | Mark Tercek

Impact investing is a big topic of conversation this week at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. I’m participating in various sessions here at Davos on this key opportunity. Source: Six Ways Impact Investing Is Transforming the Environmental Movement | Mark