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Posted: Tue 16 December 2014
By: Elwood M. Hopkins
This blog was originally published by the Stanford Social Innovation Review on December 4, 2014  When most people speak of place-based efforts to alleviate poverty, their definition is the same one used for the last half century—ever since the Ford Foundation undertook its 1964 Gray...
Posted: Wed 3 December 2014
By: David Pell
According to a recent United Nations report countries that invest in their youth will have stronger economies and healthier populations.  Unfortunately the efforts to address youth unemployment in most U.N. member countries is inadequate. Too many of the world’s 1.8 billion youth are...
Posted: Thu 27 November 2014
By: Brenda Plant
Since the 2008 global economic crisis, local consumption around the world has been on the rise. Canada is no exception! A year ago, the Business Development Bank of Canada identified buying local as one of five game-changing consumer trends1. Indeed, nearly two-thirds of Canadians have recently...
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