Disruptive innovations and new business models: The role of competition policy advocacy

Despite the persistent low-growth environment, the benefits of the digital era are within our grasp to help reignite the growth engine. Digital trade is the fastest-growing component of trade, and 4.4 billion people globally are yet to come online. In the first quarter of 2015 and in major U.S. cities, an average of 46 percent of all total paid [...]

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The possibility and potential of gender-inclusive business

As formative voices for THNK’s in-company programs, THNK partners Rajiv Ball and Natasha Bonnevalle share their thoughts on what organizations can gain by actively embracing [...]

Telenor: Financial inclusion is a good sustainability initiative and business opportunity

  Telenor believes in empowering societies. Motivated by the prospect of building something that can make a difference for customers with very limited access [...]

How Hunger Increases Your Creativity

ONE OF MY MOST TRIED AND TESTED STRATEGIES. THIS ONE ACTUALLY SAVES YOU MONEY YOU’RE ALREADY SPENDING…     “Keep 20% of your stomach empty at all [...]

Innovation in health service delivery: integrating community health assistants into the health system at district level in Zambia.

Related Articles Innovation in health service delivery: integrating community health assistants into the health system at district level in Zambia. BMC [...]

On a path to accelerate access to Ebola vaccines: The WHO’s research and development efforts during the 2014-2016 Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

Related Articles On a path to accelerate access to Ebola vaccines: The WHO's research and development efforts during the 2014-2016 Ebola epidemic in West [...]

East African dairy farmers using mobile phones to record yields

Smallholder dairy farmers participating in dairy hubs supported by East Africa Dairy Development (EADD) in Kenya and Uganda are set to benefit from an innovative and [...]

Carbon Nanofiber Arrays: A Novel Tool for Microdelivery of Biomolecules to Plants

by Sandra M. Davern, Timothy E. McKnight, Robert F. Standaert, Jennifer L. Morrell-Falvey, Elena D. Shpak, Udaya C. Kalluri, Joanna Jelenska, Jean T. Greenberg, Saed [...]

Participatory definition of breeding objectives for sheep breeds under pastoral systems – Red Maasai and Dorper sheep in Kenya

Crossing local breeds with exotic breeds may be an option for increased livestock productivity. However, there is a risk for endangerment of the local breeds. One such case is [...]