Social Enterprise

Video: Entrepreneurism in Refugee Camps

By Taylor Lewis, August 14, 2018

In Zaatari, the largest refugee camp in Jordan, Syrian entrepreneurs better both their lives and community with new services.

Social Enterprise

Video: Colombia: Cultivating Peace on a Farm

By Annie Baker, August 7, 2018

Today, two years after the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia formally disbanded, Marcos Martinez works at a farm cooperative with other ex-combattants to bring peace and nourishment back to the region.

Social Enterprise

Tunisia turns to innovation to keep economy afloat

By Taylor Lewis, July 9, 2018

The Arab Spring brought democracy to Tunisia, but with it came economic woes and disillusionment. A new law aims to strengthen the country's startup culture and usher in a new technological age.

Sustainable Energy

Video: A glimpse into the potential future of farming in Africa

By Taylor Lewis, July 6, 2018

A technology that may be able to solve Africa's food crises, water shortage, and economic troubles all at once

Social Enterprise

Clean Coal in Kenya

By Ruhama Dimbore, October 5, 2017

How one social entrepreneur is bringing clean charcoal to low-income households in Kenya

Social Enterprise

5 Things I learned Starting My Social Business: Ground Up PDX

By John Pfeil, September 29, 2017

Ground Up PDX started with a Cuisinart kitchen mixer that got so hot they wrapped it with ice packs to keep it grinding. Now, a frenetic year and a half later, they are poised to join the shelves at one of the most popular national grocery chains in the country.


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