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The Climate Crisis is Especially Detrimental to the Poor

Rudy López | Posted 06.19.2016 | Religion
Rudy López

Pope Francis has little concern for political parties. His encyclical is a call to action for people of all faiths to stand up and save our planet from the neglect and abuse we have laid upon it.

How The Internet of Everything Is Helping 'Unbanked' Citizens Around the World

Melissa Jun Rowley | Posted 05.01.2016 | Impact
Melissa Jun Rowley

Fortunately, with some low-income countries quickly adopting mobile phone use, financial services such as mobile payments and money transfers are becoming accessible for communities that would otherwise be precluded from banking privileges.

A Nourishing Olympic Legacy? Transforming the Life Chances of Millions of Children

Marc Van Ameringen | Posted 10.22.2012 | Impact
Marc Van Ameringen

A global effort is needed to address chronic malnutrition -- and with 65 Olympic medals behind them, it's great to see the UK leading the way to a world where the world's poorest people can aspire to their share of Olympic medals.