Though emerging markets like India had seen income increases for those at the cusp of poverty, not much had changed for people at the very bottom. Impact sourcing distributes wealth using the mechanism of the market.
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Leila Janah, 29, is the founder and CEO of Samasource, a nonprofit that offers employment in digital work to people in impoverished communities. Samas...
Microwork and impact sourcing could be the next big thing in the development world.
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I have so many brilliant friends and students in Delhi who want to work, but cannot find jobs. I began to think of the Internet cafes here that sit dormant. I knew they could be put to use.
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