This new tool could help businesses become truly sustainable.
Jean Pisani-Ferry looks at the lack of trust in experts, from economists to natural scientists.
A competition for design ideas to tackle the refugee crisis received support from the UNHCR and IKEA.
You may know Medellin as the setting for the violent Netflix series 'Narcos'. The real Medellin couldn't be more different.
In the face of Latin America’s challenges of ongoing inequality, stalling growth rates and corruption, there is a door of opportunity: enter social entrepreneurship.
Great inventions from the Latin America region.
A lesson from Ancient Greece offers a useful insight into the interplay between explicit economic incentives and ethical motives.
Open innovation' is the latest buzz word circulating in forums on how to address the increasing complexity of challenges for cities. But what does it actually mean?
The concept of building a community hub dedicated to social entrepreneurship is showing promising results.
Over the last 200 years, Latin America, like most other regions, has seen a dramatic improvement in its economic and social indicators. But it can still do more.
From a platform that lets Indian artisans sell baskets to Ikea to a piece of software slashing the rate at which vaccines are out of stock in Mozambique, technology can be a huge force fo...
Around the world, governments are engaging with citizens on social media. Is it working?
Men can expect to die approximately five years sooner than women. One explanation is that men are more reluctant to go to the doctor.
Genetic sequencing allows us to determine how an infection travels – even tracing it across continents – with incredible precision.
The existence of vast amounts of information on the Internet might suggest that the library is no longer useful.