Will high birth rates make Africa’s economies rise?
Radio for Economic Empowerment of Small-scale Farmers in Tanzania
Revolutions smash capitalism – not. Instead consumer’s disobedience will, says this intriguing short story. (Maybe.)
Let's create new money to spend on climate projects.
Book review: the necessary revolution
Small investment groups called chamas are a big phenomenon in Kenya. People join to purchase land, start a business, or even to buy their Friday night beers.
Marcos Eguiguren is Executive Director of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV). He explains in an interview how bankers foster social change.
What we need to prevent financial crises is an entirely new operating system: a new exchange system.
The microfinance customer: low income and rural
Dubious banks take advantage of the poor in Nigeria. The mini-series “E-Go Better” educates farmers about the risks and chances of microfinance.
Farmers know their needs best, concluded Kenny Ewan of WeFarm and created a global mobile platform for crowdsourcing agricultural information.
It looks like a plastic bag but it is in fact a high-tech toilet: the Peepoo
Thanks to a young entrepreneur, Swedish companies finally start employing immigrant workers.
Why African tech developers might soon overtake Europe and North America.
Young people struggle to make a living in the digital economies – two stories from Abidjan and Berlin
Basic Income Guarantees (BIG) were once laughed at as utopian. But they are already today changing the lives of millions worldwide – especially in the south.
Ever since the tragedy of Rana Plaza, poor working conditions have increased in visibility. But do the huge labels really keep their fair production promises?
Interview with Guy Ryder, Director-General of the International Labour Organization (ILO) on the situation of labour rights worldwide.
A new figure of business is emerging: the social entrepreneur – supposedly combining business spirit and social responsibility. Are expectations fulfilled?
Regulation of land grabs won't help - land grab financing needs to stop.
About Partnership between Multinational Enterprises and International Non-Govermental Organisations
How do smallholder farmers view current food and farming trends? Three points of view from Ghana, Malawi and South Africa.
A Dutch company is taking the first steps towards a fairer mobile phone.
Ethical fashion conquers the world couture capital Paris: Good-bye hippe hemp sack, hello haute couture!