World News & Stories

From the Field What is poverty? It’s not as simple as you think
Poverty refers to a lack of the necessities of life—food, shelter and clothing. In reality, poverty is more complex than that and includes other factors.
From the Field Socially responsible investing is striving to make business better
Socially responsible investing is a way for investors to help ensure the money they allocate does more than just make money—it avoids doing harm.
From the Field How impact investing can make a difference in our world
Impact investing provides investors with a means to achieve a financial return while backing investments specifically designed to achieve social goals.
Expanding minds in Laos
An educated child is a child with unlimited potential. Helping them learn and grow is an opportunity that should never be missed.
 
From the Field Bringing back the spark: Make healthy children a priority
When the children arrive at the refugee camp in Uganda from their native South Sudan, they’re sick and frail. This was how 27-year-old Rose arrived with her three children after a week on foot.