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We are Like Seeds,not Trees

The soft-spoken, eloquent Kamal Hyat, Founding CEO and MD of the Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF) recently shared with tbl his thoughts about poverty and our responsibilities in addressing it. His focus is on the people his organization serves to benefit: those in poor communities. He urges everyone to spend time with the people in [...]

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Reinventing Cities Critical to Climate

An interview with Alex Steffen Executive Editor of Worldchanging Alex Steffen has been the Executive Editor of Worldchanging since he co-founded the organization in 2003. Steffen is the author of “World Changing: A User’s Guide to the 21st Century” (Abrams, 2006), a 600-page compendium of leading solutions from around the world. Prior to founding Worldchanging, [...]

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Interview with Nadeem Hussain President, CEO, Tameer Microfinance Bank

by khadeeja balkhi for tbl Tameer’s fundamental approach to microfinance is centered around a sustainable, commercially viable management system. Please comment. The management system at Tameer initially comprised of senior Citi bankers taking up key positions, to ensure that the framework of operations installed, was strictly in line with global best practices of banking, which [...]

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Building Sustainability: Thoughts for 2009

As the first issue of 2009, we decided we need to hear from corporate leaders, on their forecast of the future of CSR. Here are some comments we received from thought leaders and opinion formers on where they think CSR should be heading towards in the years to come. Loading…

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