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Entries by Rahim Kanani from 05/2011

Aleem Walji of the World Bank Institute's Innovation Team on the Future of International Development

| Posted 05.06.2011 | Business

Walji and I discussed the intersection between innovation and development, the future of social enterprise, current initiatives and efforts underway in the Innovation Practice, and much more.

The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship on the Evolution and Future of Social Enterprise

| Posted 05.07.2011 | Impact

As part of an ongoing series on social innovation, I recently interviewed Mirjam Schöning, head of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship.

An Interview With Tom Tierney, Co-author of Give Smart: Philanthropy That Gets Results

| Posted 05.16.2011 | Impact

Tom Tierney: Giving money away is easy. Giving money away smartly, so that it not only gets results but also gets better results over time, is hard.

Handicap International Renews Focus On Humanitarian Aid

| Posted 05.21.2011 | Impact

Dr. Richardier was responsible for Handicap International's involvement as a founder of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, which was collectively awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997.

A New Narrative of Empathy for the West and the Arab World?

| Posted 05.26.2011 | World

As people in the West continue to hear the stories of ordinary citizens in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Bahrain, Syria and Yemen, they are realizing more and more that human desires, needs and wants or all people are one and the same.

A New Model for Education in Pakistan: The Hub School

| Posted 05.28.2011 | Impact

Abdul Kader Jaffer started a foundation in 1996 in memory of his late father. Their boarding school for 800 boys will surpass existing standards of education in Pakistan.