Historically, most companies have responded to education challenges with philanthropy. Though well intentioned, too little of this giving has sparked systemic change and less still has been tied to core company assets and strategy. Yet new trends in education are changing market incentives and inspiring a change among forward-thinking companies.
Although most foundations don’t like to admit it, mistakes in philanthropy happen all the time. “Failure” is a dirty word in the social sector. So it’s no surprise that the evaluations that support this conclusion are often passionately debated on both sides.
What is the relationship between strategy and evaluation in philanthropy?
What role do sales teams play in designing, implementing, and evaluating shared value strategies?
While shared value usually focuses on corporates, questions about shared value are increasingly coming from an unconventional source: NGOs. Nonprofits are transforming their operating model from grantee to business partner …
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It is great to see organizations teaming up for ORS. Thanks. While a small piece of the puzzle, it is very disconcerting that "...they too frequently turn to antibiotics or Loperamide" (The insane demand for THE"magic treatment" ,aka antibiotics, by all around the world is a story in itself ) D...
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