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Oxford Researchers Look to Tackle Multidimensional Poverty
Oxford Researchers Look to Tackle Multidimensional Poverty
The Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) researchers launched a multidimensional poverty index, the Business Multidimensional Poverty Index (bMPI). OPHI decided to spin out...more

Spreading Innovation in Equitable Contracting
Spreading Innovation in Equitable Contracting
The participants of the newest City Accelerator cohort was recently announced at the Governing Summit on Performance and Innovation. City participants include: Boston, Cleveland, El Paso,...more

How To Nurture Urban Innovation
How To Nurture Urban Innovation
Clean Technica sits down with Rinat Guy, the CIO (Chief Innovation Officer) in the Municipality of Tel-Aviv, Yafo, Israel to get a glimpse on her work and views on innovation. Rinat is passionate...more

Capitalism vs. Climate Change: The Strategic Investor's Perspective
Capitalism vs. Climate Change: The Strategic Investor
Erik Kobayashi-Solomon, founder of IOI Capital, speaks to a strategic investor at Oxy Low Carbon Ventures, the venture capital arm of Occidental Petroleum. He writes that the strategic investor...more


Foundation: Knight Foundation
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation made a $1 million investment in the re-development of a new site for Springboard for the Arts in a new St. Paul location on the Green Line. The funds...more

New Summer Program Targets Winchester's At-Risk Youth
New Summer Program Targets Winchester
The Accelerated Summer Program to Increase Readiness and Engagement (ASPIRE) brings together dozens of eighth- and ninth-grade students for an unique field trip that focuses on civic...more

Drug Addicts Getting Clean in Kitchen of Fresh Start Recovery Program
Drug Addicts Getting Clean in Kitchen of Fresh Start Recovery Program
Drug addicts are getting another chance in the kitchen of Western Australia's Fresh Start Recovery Program. Fresh Start is an addiction treatment centre help drug users and their families recover...more

Lessons from the Swedish Innovation Ecosystem
Lessons from the Swedish Innovation Ecosystem
Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr., a multi-award winning media professional in Nigeria, writes about being invited across the globe for a five-day working visit by the Swedish Institute. He shares his...more

Who gets grant money? The (gendered) words decide.
Who gets grant money? The (gendered) words decide.
Who gets the grant money? In an article by Meredith Somers for MIT Management, she cites that female scientists are 16% less likely than men to get a high score on their grant proposal due to word...more

Program to boost chances for Rock County residents exiting prison
Program to boost chances for Rock County residents exiting prison
The Rock County Valley Community will be receiving a 2.11 million grant from the federal government to assist in the after-care of people who have been incarcerated from their prisons. The services...more