Most Recent Content from: Finance & Innovation

  • Article: How Australian Aid Is Helping to Advance Gender Equality in Indonesia

    How Australian Aid Is Helping to Advance Gender Equality in Indonesia

    By Madeleine Keck|March 26, 2020

    Government-funded women's civil society organisations are chipping away at social norms. Read more

  • Article: This Supercomputer Could Help End the Locust Invasion Currently Destroying Parts of East Africa

    This Supercomputer Could Help End the Locust Invasion Currently Destroying Parts of East Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 19, 2020

    The supercomputer predicts weather conditions that create perfect breeding grounds for locusts. Read more

  • Article: How People in Scotland Are Crowdfunding Solar Energy Projects in Africa

    How People in Scotland Are Crowdfunding Solar Energy Projects in Africa

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 25, 2020

    The UK aid-funded platform Energise Africa has helped 452,000 people switch from kerosine to solar. Read more

  • Article: Bill & Melinda Gates Add Climate Change and Gender Equality to Foundation's Priorities

    Bill & Melinda Gates Add Climate Change and Gender Equality to Foundation's Priorities

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 10, 2020

    The foundation has mainly focused on global health, US education, and development. Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About Fossil Fuel Divestment

    What You Need to Know About Fossil Fuel Divestment

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 7, 2020

    Divesting from fossil fuels makes sense environmentally and financially. Read more

  • Article: 6 Facts About Billionaires You Definitely Need to Know

    6 Facts About Billionaires You Definitely Need to Know

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 5, 2020

    Our new campaign calls on billionaires to help the fight to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: Food Crisis in Zimbabwe Threatens Millions of Rural Children

    Food Crisis in Zimbabwe Threatens Millions of Rural Children

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 28, 2020

    Extreme poverty is on the rise in Zimbabwe, which is still dealing with a food crisis. Read more

  • Article: Uber South Africa Is Offering Free Rides to Job Interviews

    Uber South Africa Is Offering Free Rides to Job Interviews

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Jan. 24, 2020

    The trips will be available in Joburg, Cape Town, Durban, East London, and Port Elizabeth. Read more