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  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Tackling Africa’s power poverty with renewable energy

    Historically, people associate the sound of Africa with the roar of the lion; but in reality, it’s the roar of the… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The new era of public innovation: Part 2

    A new era of public innovation started in earnest at the Schwab Foundation Social Innovation Summit in Lima, Peru… more

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    A new era of public innovation and impact Investing

    Two separate discussions this week reflected a clear evolution in thinking around how public agencies can and should… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    South Africa’s pension fund regulation

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2013

    , Cape Town, South Africa

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    How to reinvent Africa’s sickly health systems

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2013

    , Cape Town, South Africa

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Three tips for boosting social innovation in Africa

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2013

    , Cape Town, South Africa

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The new era of public innovation: Part 1

    The Schwab Foundation Social Innovation Summit, held last week in Lima, Peru, was a breakthrough moment. As the… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    The role of governments in social innovation

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2013

    , Lima, Peru

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Football, the beautiful game for social good

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2013

    , Lima, Peru

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    A guide to scaling social innovation

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2013

    , Lima, Peru

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Will our children prevent the next financial crisis?

    Cyprus. Yet another crisis. Yet another bailout. Could the global crisis have been prevented to begin with? There… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Social enterprise family continues to grow

    On Thursday, I will be taking part in a panel session on international development at the Social Enterprise Exchange in… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Can empathy scale technology?

    Jonathan Jackson argues that empathy is necessary to make technology effective. I have been fortunate enough to have… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Educating South Sudanese students with MP3s

    Having recently emerged from nearly four decades of conflict in which two 2 million people were killed and four million… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The power of chance and collaboration

    In the early 1980s, I began my career as a tradesman with the goal of working my way up South Africa’s business… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Play creates resilient kids – a necessity for our dynamic world

    Depressed economy? Let the parks go. Low test scores? Eliminate recess. Worried about vandals? Close the playgrounds… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Brown’s world

    Five days after the World Economic Forum 's Annual Meeting in Davos, here I am at Twitter headquarters in relatively… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The inspiring power of Davos

    The Annual Meeting in Davos opened many doors for me, but above all it inspired me. My focus during the four-day… more