The K@W Network:
A nonprofit is planning to use the blockchain to fight corruption and remedy pollution in the Niger Delta. Will it work?
The field of gender-lens investing is growing fast, with more than 100 private and public funds now available to impact investors.
Ruth Shaber, founder of Tara Health Foundation, discusses how her organization aims to improve the health and well-being of women and girls through the creative use of philanthropic capital.
Durreen Shahnaz, founder of Impact Investment Exchange, discusses impact investing and the recent $8 million Women’s Livelihood Bond that is meant to help more than 385,000 women in Southeast Asia.
Gender lens investing is gaining momentum, but remains a small part of Wall Street. How will it get a bigger share?
To combat climate change, businesses must move beyond rhetoric to action -- but they will face some challenging moral choices.
Recent Wharton research examines how healthy energy in a particular neighborhood can help reduce crime.
A growing number of philanthropists is quietly using charitable giving to influence issues they support, according to a new book.
Mainstream investment managers are flocking to impact investments, and total funds committed are now $25 trillion worldwide.
The Ford Foundation is shifting up to $1 billion in endowment funds to mission-related investments. Will it encourage others to change strategies too?