Poverty

5 Lessons I Learned About Entrepreneurship By Overcoming Poverty

I wanted to be poor - here's how I got out of the "poverty mindset."

Rahkim Sabree

· 5 min read

Can Entrepreneurs Disrupt Worldwide Social and Environmental Problems?

Learn how the UAE is encouraging entrepreneurs to tackle global challenges.

Terry Rice

· 5 min read

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.

· 9 min read

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.

Mina Chang

· 6 min read

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.

Devin Hibbard

· 9 min read

This Nuance I Learned From Social Entrepreneurs Is Worth Your Time

To truly understand the opposite of poverty, you need to feel it.

Karthik Rajan

· 4 min read

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.

Carly Okyle

· 2 min read

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.

John Rampton

· 6 min read

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.

John Rampton

· 4 min read

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.

Andrew Medal

· 4 min read

8 Reasons Why You Don't Have Money

Two hundred and fifty million people in the wealthiest country on the planet are barely making it. And you're probably one of them.

Grant Cardone

· 4 min read

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.

Geoff Weiss

· 3 min read