#Finance & Innovation

  • Article: This Stunning ‘Vertical Forest’ Will House Poor Families in the Netherlands

    This Stunning ‘Vertical Forest’ Will House Poor Families in the Netherlands

    By David Brand  and  Pia Gralki|July 26, 2019

    The verdant affordable housing complex will rise high above Eindhoven. Read more

  • Article: Citi Progress Makers: Ocean Bay Apartments

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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