The K@W Network:
Nonprofit myAgro’s novel financing model is transforming the way African farmers pay for their harvests.
Microfinance pioneer Muhammad Yunus explains how making everyone an entrepreneur could eliminate poverty, unemployment and environmental devastation.
Do disaster-hit regions benefit when corporations pitch in on relief, or do the companies get in the way? Experts from Wharton and The George Washington University explain where they can[…]
A NASA scientist looks at the science and economics of climate change and offers solutions on the societal and personal levels.
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.