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The past 30 days in technology for development

In Liberia, Ebola’s Effects on Mental Health Are Real—Even if We Don’t Yet Know Them

I’d seen the stories about Liberia in the news, always focused on the sadness and despair surrounding the Ebola outbreak.What, I wondered as I traveled there last month, would the situation on the ground really be like?

IREX Seeks Experts to Select Community Development Fellows

Be a part of a global professional development program that promotes community development, gender equality, government transparency, and much more! IREX seeks qualified experts to take part in the highly competitive selection process for the 201

The Global Classroom: Bringing Delhi to Vermont

Like teachers everywhere, Ron Eisenman wants to expand his students’ horizons. “Our school is really trying to focus on creating global understanding,” says Eisenman, who teaches 10th grade social studies in Rutland, Vermont.

Connecting Voters to Election Information in Ukraine

The stakes are high as Ukraine prepares for local elections on October 25. The country is struggling to cope with a protracted political and economic crisis amid an array of complex government reforms.

When She’s Not Ready for Another Baby Yet

Scholar’s son Joseph is just 20 months old. And she’s not ready for another baby yet.  I met Scholar at Kitui County Referral Hospital where she had come for her regular-dose injectable contraception.

Insurrectionist Civics in the Age of Mistrust

The fine folks at Syracuse University’s Humanities Center invited me to deliver the keynote address in their annual symposium series, this year focused on “Networks”. Here are the notes and slides from my talk, with the somewhat weighty title, “Insurrectionist Civics and Digital Activism in the Age of Mistrust.”

The Award Ceremony of the Big Ideas Competition for Urban Issues

Yulistina Riyadi & Mellyana Frederika
To formally wrap up our

Fabric of Change Presents Insights at Ethos and ELAC Conferences

Last month, Ashoka and C&A Foundation were present at Ethos, Brazil’s leading sustainable business conference, and at the Leader Agents for Change Meeting (ELAC), held in Mexico City and organized by Ashoka Mexico.
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