A new Oxfam report has found that just eight men own the same wealth as the poorest 50% of humanity: a shocking statistic which shows that global inequality is far worse than previously thought. Megan Giles tries to figure out how we got here and what it's doing to us. Our reliance on GDP as an indicator, corporate tax avoidance...
Some people say NGOs would be more effective if they acted more like businesses, but Vu Le thinks they've got the problem backwards.
Thinking of making a social investment in a hip new enterprise? Check out Maria May's advice, and make sure you invest wisely.
Slow fashion just might be the new fair trade - but is it ready? Liza Moiseeva has three key recommendations for the nascent movement.
We're all familiar with TOMS Shoes' buy-one-give-one model. But how does the "give one" part actually work? A former Kenya Red Cross volunteer recounts his experience with a TOMS distribution.