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Digital Divide Data: our Partner in Laos

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The DDD student staff people work half days at DDD, proofing textbooks to make them accessible to students with print disabilities. The other half of the day they go to university pursuing advanced studies in numerous different fields (I asked a bunch of the students their area of study and heard answers like business, law, accountancy and even forestry). The head of DDD's Laos office is Ms. Benetech is a tech social enterprise.

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A History of How Modern ESG Came to Be

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Rather than a single moment in time, ESG was born out of actions in the business community over several decades that culminated into our modern understanding of ESG today. While not a new concept or strategy, environmental, social and governance (ESG) programs are on the rise.

Preventing Human Trafficking: An Interview with Christina Arnold

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We have financed many micro-credit loans for women and men who want to start their own businesses as an alternative way to make a living for their families so that they're not circumstantially forced to take work that would be degrading or demeaning to them. There is actually a great piece by a professor at George Washington University, Ronald Weitzer. "I think a lot of people perhaps have gotten a one-sided understanding of this issue of trafficking.