#Finance & Innovation

  • Article: Citi Progress Makers: Ocean Bay Apartments
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    Citi Progress Makers: Ocean Bay Apartments

    Aug. 17, 2018|Citi

    In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, MDG and Citi came together to help rebuild Ocean Bay Apartments Read more

  • Article: Giving Women a Little Cash Gives Them a Chance to Succeed: Study
    Girls & Women

    Giving Women a Little Cash Gives Them a Chance to Succeed: Study

    By Joanna Prisco|July 31, 2018

    Studies show small cash transfers empower women and inspire farsighted decision making. Read more

  • Article: How Giving People Free WiFi Actually Can Help End Extreme Poverty
    OpinionFinance & Innovation

    How Giving People Free WiFi Actually Can Help End Extreme Poverty

    By Neku Atawodi-Edun|July 30, 2018

    Google's new initiative in Nigeria is more powerful than you might think. Read more

  • Article: Ireland Is the First Country in the World to Divest From Fossil Fuels
    Environment

    Ireland Is the First Country in the World to Divest From Fossil Fuels

    By Joanna Prisco|July 13, 2018

    The nation will eliminate investments in all fossil fuels by 2025. Read more

  • Article: How Drones Are Helping in the Fight Against Malaria
    Health

    How Drones Are Helping in the Fight Against Malaria

    July 6, 2018

    "We could make a significant impact on local malaria cases." Read more

  • Article: Indian Fishermen Are Using Ocean Trash to Build New Roads
    Finance & Innovation

    Indian Fishermen Are Using Ocean Trash to Build New Roads

    By Joanna Prisco|July 5, 2018

    A new initiative has turned the seamen into eco heroes. Read more

  • Article: 12 Things Achieved by UK Aid That You'll Probably Never See in the Daily Mail
    Finance & Innovation

    12 Things Achieved by UK Aid That You'll Probably Never See in the Daily Mail

    By Zoe Kelland  and  Dean Bowen|July 4, 2018

    The truth: UK aid has an enormous impact — it saves a life every 2 minutes. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Could Cost Poor Countries $168 Billion in Interest
    Environment

    Climate Change Could Cost Poor Countries $168 Billion in Interest

    July 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    For every $10 countries paid in interest over the past decade, $1 was due to climate risk. Read more