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September 01, 2016

Japan’s Civil-Society Revolution
Nonprofit Activity and Social Enterprise since the Kobe Earthquake

The 1995 Kobe quake exposed the fragility of a social system that was overly reliant on government services, prompting a ...

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July 28, 2016

Social Sabbatical Program Combines CSR and Leadership Development: SAP

German software company SAP adopted a globally coordinated strategy in 2011 with an explicit aim “to help the world run ...

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September 05, 2014

Toward a New Era of Global CSR by Japanese Companies

Developing countries around the world are grappling with a multitude of challenges, and both international organizations and national governments have ...

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July 23, 2014

Working with Nigeria’s Change Makers
(2) Valuable Lessons in New York

In September 2013 Suzuka Kobayakawa began her 12-month fellowship under the Tokyo Foundation–Acumen Global Fellows Program. In her second report, ...

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May 27, 2014

Working with Nigeria’s Change Makers
(1) Leadership Training in New York

In September 2013 Suzuka Kobayakawa began her 12-month fellowship under the Tokyo Foundation–Acumen Global Fellows Program. In her first report, ...

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January 06, 2014

Dispatches from Ghana: (4) Impact and Lessons Learned

In November 2012, Junko Tashiro traveled to Ghana under an Acumen Global Fellowship to launch Copa Connect, a social venture ...

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November 25, 2013

Dispatches from Ghana
(3) A Business Model for Social Change

In November 2012, Junko Tashiro traveled to Ghana under an Acumen Global Fellowship to launch Copa Connect, a social venture ...

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November 01, 2013

Dispatches from Ghana
(2) “We Are Not Here to Be Popular”

In November 2012, Junko Tashiro traveled to Ghana under an Acumen Global Fellowship to help launch a social venture aimed ...

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August 26, 2013

Dispatches from Ghana
(1) Breaking the Cycle of Poverty among Rice Farmers

In November 2012, Junko Tashiro traveled to Ghana under an Acumen Global Fellowship to take part in an innovative social ...

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February 13, 2013

Solar Lanterns Brighten Future for Afghans

Former Acumen fellow Chikako Fujita, who wrote a 10-part series on her year-long fellowship at a social enterprise in India, ...

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