How To Stop Global Child Trafficking

Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship   
August 16th, 2013

How To Stop Global Child Trafficking

Believe it or not, slavery is still a very real problem. With an estimated 21 million people in slavery, it is necessary to look for better ways to eliminate this human injustice. Hilton, one of the largest global hospitality companies, is taking a stand through the signing of a Tourism Code of Conduct that says it will assist in the fight to prevent human trafficking.

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Former Palestinian Fighter Now Battles For A Middle Path

CSMonitor   
May 10th, 2013

Former Palestinian Fighter Now Battles For A Middle Path

Mohammed Dajani has stepped away from the radical views he developed working for the Palestinian militant group, Fatah, and has embraced more rational and balanced approaches for achieving peace and stability.

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Bosnian Woman Helped Make Rape A War Crime

TheChristianScienceMONITOR   
March 13th, 2013

Bosnian Woman Helped Make Rape A War Crime

Nusreta Siva was a victim of sexual violence at a concentration camp in Bosnia. The crimes were never discussed, but now, thanks to Siva’s efforts to gather testimony from women across Bosnia, rape has been categorized as a war crime under international law.

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Saving The World, In The Present Tense

GOOD   
December 21st, 2012

Saving The World, In The Present Tense

It used to be a lot easier to envision, and then enact, good. Today, the challenges of the 21st century are different, and we must act in sustainable and thoughtful ways now, and in the present-tense.

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Public Administration and the Impact Economy

Public Administration   
January 30th, 2012

Public Administration and the Impact Economy

In America today and around the world there is an increased reliance upon innovation to kick-start the economy and address social needs. Enter the ‘impact economy’ and the revitalized public administrator to take center stage in social innovation.

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Two Portraits Of Post-Revolutionary Life In Iran

Your Middle East   
May 21st, 2013

Two Portraits Of Post-Revolutionary Life In Iran

Maryam Ansari offers insight on emerging literary depictions of life in post-revolutionary Iran, and how well they align with reality.

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‘Tahrir Lounge’ Pushes Grassroots Democracy

DW   
March 23rd, 2013

‘Tahrir Lounge’ Pushes Grassroots Democracy

In Cairo, a group of young Egyptians are attempting to boost civil participation and raise political awareness without abiding by orthodox or defined ideologies.

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Arab Spring: When Citizens Claim Sovereignty

agence global   
March 12th, 2013

Arab Spring: When Citizens Claim Sovereignty

The ongoing demands for sovereignty in many Arab countries during the past two years has caused many to step back and examine the motivation behind such extraordinary acts of bravery, citizenship, and social movement.

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Human Rights: Our Moral Imperative

The Huffington Post   
September 27th, 2012

Human Rights: Our Moral Imperative

Awakening to human rights is a moral imperative. One needs to protect oneself as well as others in need. How does the human rights movement present the world with a way for a person to jump in this river of consciousness to help oneself or another?

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Advice to Aspiring Social Entrepreneurs

Echoing Green    Yobo Member
January 26th, 2012

Advice to Aspiring Social Entrepreneurs

How do I know if a business is the right way to make the difference to the area I want to explore? I’d say let it grow organically.

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