For those fighting poverty in countries impacted by natural disasters, ravaged economies or broken political systems, dignity provides a sense that an individual, a family or a community is worth preserving and sustaining, regardless of circumstances. Creating jobs is one of the fundamental parts of restoring that sense of dignity, so rather than providing a temporary respite, Five Talents utilizes microloans, business training and financial education to help recipients form long-lasting small businesses that are built to grow—and thrive. Here we talk with U.K. Read More
Did you miss Earth day? It was April 22. Actually the whole idea of Earth “Day” as one specific day a year is a little bit ridiculous. It’s the same as saying, “On one day of the year we are going to appreciate our mothers or our administrative assistants.” Perhaps one day a year, we buy them a card and flowers, but we really should appreciate them and respect them every day, right? So, the same should at least be said for the planet we live on.