Schwab Foundation’s Two Decades of Impact Report

A few times a year, I Google a few variants of “social enterprise news” with the hope of uncovering new kids on the block or some new social impact report. Measuring social impact is hard. For philanthropic organizations that do things other than direct investing (or give out grants) this is even harder. Today my …

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Global Journal’s Top 100 Best NGOs – an India Commentary

The Global Journal released its inaugural Top 100 Best NGOs list. I read about it in this DNA article¬†which focused more on the fact that (gasp!) Bangladesh had beaten India in the NGO sector and thus,¬†put a question mark over the hype surrounding the role played by the sector in the country. Bangladesh’s BRAC, which …

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