Rockefeller Foundation
Rockefeller Foundation
05/22/2017 at 16:15. Facebook
Massimo Bottura's Food for Soul initiative is bringing awareness about food waste to cities around the world.
Massimo Botturas Food for Soul initiative is bringing awareness about food waste

Massimo Bottura and his global movement to feed the hungry

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Harry Ekpoh
Tena Mclean
Rockefeller Foundation
Rockefeller Foundation
05/20/2017 at 15:10. Facebook
Amman's resilience strategy aims to provide work for its young people and manage Syrian migration.
Ammans resilience strategy aims to provide work for its young people and

Amman to work with young people, refugees for a smarter future

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Matteo Manco
Alfons Christian Kohlweg
Rockefeller Foundation
Rockefeller Foundation
05/19/2017 at 17:57. Facebook
Smart Power India's mini-grids are now operational in as many as 106 villages in India.
Smart Power India's minigrids are now operational in as many as 106 villages in India

Rockefeller Foundation’s mini-grids operational in 106 villages in India

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Rockefeller Foundation
Rockefeller Foundation
05/18/2017 at 18:45. Facebook
More than 75 percent of funders do not ask grantees to talk about project risks in proposals.
More than 75 percent of funders do not ask grantees to talk

Making Risk Routine - The Rockefeller Foundation

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Elijah Canfield
Bojan Ilic
Rockefeller Foundation
Rockefeller Foundation
05/17/2017 at 18:45. Facebook
This week, eleven global mayors, twelve start-up technologists, and more than a dozen of the world’s highest profile venture capitalists are putting their heads together to solve the toughest urban challenges of the 21st century.
This week eleven global mayors twelve startup technologists and more than a

What Are 40 Mayors, VC Funders, and Technologists Doing in a Remote...

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Puvendra Akkiah
Mithun Rathod
Kris Padavich
Rockefeller Foundation
Rockefeller Foundation
05/17/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
Digital technologies are boosting economic growth and expand opportunities in many instances, but benefits of technological changes are not evenly distributed to workers globally. Here are five strategies to help youth succeed in the digital age.
Digital technologies are boosting economic growth and expand opportunities in ma

Five Strategies to Help Youth Succeed in the Digital Age - The...

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With the help of 100 Resilient Cities - Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation, more startups and city authorities are finding ways to grow food closer to home.
With the help of 100 Resilient Cities Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation

A Farm Grows in the City

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Alfons Christian Kohlweg
By investing in building a field, a big bettor can focus on a single overarching goal, but encourage and align multiple operators and pathways to achieve that goal.
By investing in building a field a big bettor can focus on

Ten Ways to Make a Big Bet on Social Change (SSIR)

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Levis Jeans
Cassava Innovation Challenge winner, Natural Resources Institute (NRI), is testing new solutions for increasing cassava shelf life.
Cassava Innovation Challenge winner Natural Resources Institute NRI is testing n

Rockefeller Foundation develops solution for increasing cassava shelf life

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Alfons Christian Kohlweg
Cities need to improve how they accommodate, integrate and provide work for migrants.
Cities need to improve how they accommodate integrate and provide work for migrants

Cities urged to "embrace new reality" of mass migration

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From building the field of public health to funding the Green Revolution, we've come a long way in 104 years and continue to look to the future: [ Ow.ly Link ]
From building the field of public health to funding the Green Revolution
104 years promoting the well-being of humanity around the world: [ Ow.ly Link ]
104 years promoting the wellbeing of humanity around the world:
Happy Mother's Day weekend! We’re celebrating all of the women who are leaders, role models, and CEOs in their own lives.
Happy Mothers Day weekend Were celebrating all of the women who are

Do you know how many Fortune 500 companies are run by women?

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Julie Smith
For mothers and girls in rural India, every day that passes without power is another day inequality deepens. We need to accelerate universal electrification sustainably, and we need to do so now.
For mothers and girls in rural India every day that passes without

How Accelerating Access to Green Energy Is Transforming Lives - The...

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In rural India, every day that passes without access to electricity is another day inequality deepens.
In rural India every day that passes without access to electricity is

How Accelerating Access to Green Energy Is Transforming Lives - The Rockefeller Foundation

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Supermarkets have been given too much power to force suppliers to waste food through demanding cosmetic standards and order cancellations. [ Feedbackglobal.org Link ]
Supermarkets have been given too much power to force suppliers to waste

Food waste in supply chains

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By stripping investments from institutions that develop and solidify social capital and community cohesion, we will erode our national security.
By stripping investments from institutions that develop and solidify social capital and

White House budget priorities could put Americans in harm’s way

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In Latin America, almost 80 percent of the population lives in cities, where massive adoption of social media is enabling new forms of digital engagement. [ Ow.ly Link ]
In Latin America almost 80 percent of the population lives in cities

Going Digital: Restoring Trust In Government In Latin American Cities -...

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Idrak Najafov
Over 60 million people worldwide are currently fleeing their homes. Most of them will settle in cities. See the new report from 100 Resilient Cities - Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation with insights on how cities can adapt.
Over 60 million people worldwide are currently fleeing their homes Most of

Global Migration: Resilient Cities at the Forefront – Medium

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Women, girls, and youth in rural India are leveraging access to clean energy through mini-grids to seize new opportunities for themselves, their communities and families.
Women girls and youth in rural India are leveraging access to clean

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