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5 Lessons I Learned About Entrepreneurship By Overcoming Poverty
I wanted to be poor - here's how I got out of the "poverty mindset."
Can Entrepreneurs Disrupt Worldwide Social and Environmental Problems?
Learn how the UAE is encouraging entrepreneurs to tackle global challenges.
Entrepreneurs Can Have a Direct Impact on the Eradication of Extreme Poverty in the World. Here's How.
Three researchers have illustrated how 'market-creating innovations' can solve failing economies and hunger worldwide.
3 Ways Your Startup's Global Growth Can Help Combat Violent Extremism
Involving your startup in the struggle against violent extremism benefits everyone, and it can even help your business grow.
Street Business School, in Uganda: Entrepreneurship Is the Path out of Poverty
The school plans, by 2027, to train 1 million women living in poverty around the world to start their own fledgling businesses.
Sheryl Sandberg, Melinda Gates and Other Influencers Sign an Open Letter Declaring 'Poverty Is Sexist'
There are 86 high profile signatures on the letter, written by the ONE campaign, in honor of International Women's Day.
Is Internet Access a Human Right? Mark Zuckerberg Thinks So.
Zuckerberg recently told the United Nations every person is entitled to the economic, social and political benefits of Internet access.
Why You Need to Rally Behind #EntrepreneursUNite and Goal 8
Entrepreneurs are the key to meeting the United Nations goals for alleviating extreme poverty and creating hundreds of millions of jobs.
Is it Responsible for a Homeless Single Parent to Launch a Business?
Entrepreneurs normally encourage people to stop at nothing to pursue their dreams. In this case, one entrepreneur isn't so sure.
U.N. Foundation Taps Ashish Thakkar to Channel His Entrepreneurial Expertise Towards Humanitarianism
Thakkar, who founded a billion-dollar company in Uganda at age 15, has just been named chair of the U.N. Foundation's Global Entrepreneurs Council.