Mandate of the People
Tom Odhiambo | 01 February 2013 |
tags: book reviews, entrepreneurship, Kenya, politics, poverty
Politics can be dirty, but it will be cleaner if decent people get involved.
A musical path out of poverty
Carolyn Moynihan | 09 March 2012 |
tags: El Sistema, music, poverty
A visionary Venezuelan programme for social development is catching on around the world.
As the family goes, so goes the economy
Carolyn Moynihan | 27 May 2011 |
There is an intimate relationship between our income wealth and our sexual culture.
How not to solve poverty
Rebekah Hebbert | 28 April 2011 |
tags: minimum wage, poverty, youth unemployment
Raising the minimum wage may look generous, but whom does it benefit really?
Confessions of a Greenpeace dropout
Patrick Moore | 03 February 2011 |
A new book tells how a founding member of the radical group became a sensible environmentalist.
Time for the good news on poverty
Michael Kirke | 01 February 2011 |
Despite all the bad economic news since the Great Recession hit, there is some spectacularly good news on poverty
How the other half lives
Carolyn Moynihan | 12 November 2010 |
tags: disasters, economic crisis, poverty, protest
Shame on the comfortable who riot against cutbacks when millions of people are destitute.
Women, children, poverty…
Carolyn Moynihan | 24 September 2010 |
What’s missing from the Millennium Development Goals programme?
The new divorce divide
W. Bradford Wilcox | 17 September 2009 |
There is good news and bad news on the marriage front in America, and the poor are having the worst of it.
A new agenda for the world’s women
Carolyn Moynihan | 12 September 2009 |
tags: development, poverty, security, women
What’s behind the discovery that women are the world’s greatest unexploited resource for fighting poverty and terrorism?
The Beautiful Tree
John Fox | 08 September 2009 |
A personal journey into how the world's poorest people are educating themselves.
The guru of philanthropy
Michael Cook | 04 September 2009 |
tags: human dignity, Peter Singer, philanthropy, poverty
Peter Singer's latest cause is lifting billions out of poverty.