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Free Sustainable Development Course from Jeffrey D. Sachs

January 27th, 2014 | by Derek Markham

On his blog “I see a change,” Nigerian Youth Development Expert Olumide Idowu presents the elements of sustainable development (source: Not all online courses provide all they promise you, but here’s one that should answer&hellip

What Do We Want? Innovation! When Do We Want It? Now!

June 25th, 2013 | by Pattie Kettle

Endeavor is a global nonprofit that transforms emerging countries by supporting High-Impact Entrepreneurs. The Endeavor Effect is looking to create a culture of supported innovation and entrepreneurs which will provide global solutions to pressing social issues and a business eco-system which supports and sustains entrepreneurship. is a worldwide germination and support system for fostering entrepreneurship

How A Place At the Table Is Stopping Hunger in America

June 4th, 2013 | by Pattie Kettle

According to recent statistics, there are over 50 MILLION AMERICANS who have no idea where their next meal will be coming from. The United States of America is one of the wealthiest nations on the planet and, according to A Place At The Table and compassionate sense, this is disgraceful

Mother Nature’s Sons/Daughters Go Digital with Digital Green

May 1st, 2013 | by Pattie Kettle

Information and communication technology are effective tools for amplifying the effectiveness of development efforts across the globe for affecting sustained, social change. Digital Green embraces this principle and has built a system which combines modern technology and social organization to improve the cost-effectiveness and broaden community participation of existing agricultural extension systems

Spread Your Knowledge Globally – with Skillshare

April 25th, 2013 | by Pattie Kettle

Skillshare powers thousands of creative, collaborative classes on everything from programming to silkscreen t-shirt printing to graphic design to knitting or other artisan crafts. All taught by individuals worldwide. Sharing knowledge via the Skillshare platform makes learning fun, modern and easily accessible Wants You(th)!! Being Socially Active is Ageless.

April 16th, 2013 | by Pattie Kettle is the country’s largest non-profit for young people and social change. The organization spearheads a number of national campaigns which are designed for 13-to-25-year olds to ‘do something’ that makes a positive difference and impact – without needing money, an adult or a car.

MindMixer Helps Communities Get Involved

April 10th, 2013 | by Priti Ambani

Are you trying to engage your community in the true sense of the term, but all you get are the same perspectives from a certain section? Successful community campaigns do just that - involve the community. Good ideas are out there, but so many of those ideas don’t make it to the surface or are drowned out by the volume of usual voices. If it has been impossible to hear from everyone in your community, MindMixer can offer a fresh perspective

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