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Wellcome Open Research
March 30, 2017

Wellcome Open Research publishes scholarly articles detailing basic scientific, translational and clinical research funded (or co-funded) by the UK-based Wellcome Trust....

Gapminder
March 15, 2017

Gapminder is an independent Swedish organization that works to combat misconceptions about global development with statistic-based presentations and teaching materials.... 

Zilient.org
February 28, 2017

Billed as a work in progress, Zilient is an online platform that brings together resilience professionals from the NGO, INGO, government, and private sectors to learn from each other and create new solutions to the challenge of climate change....

Visualizing Funding for Libraries
February 14, 2017

Launched by Foundation Center earlier this month, Visualizing Funding for Libraries is a free comprehensive database of grants awarded to or in support of libraries by U.S. foundations.... 

The Refugee Project
February 2, 2017

The Refugee Project synthesizes data gathered by the United Nations since 1975 to visually narrate the forced migrations of refugees around the world.... 

HeForShe
January 5, 2017

The HeForShe campaign for gender equality provides a systematic approach to and targeted platform on which men and boys can engage and become change agents for the achievement of gender equality....

GiveDirectly
December 21, 2016

GiveDirectly makes it easy to transfer $1,000 in cash — a year's budget for a typical household — to an extremely poor family in Kenya or Uganda....

DigitalIMPACT.io
December 7, 2016

Created by the Digital Civil Society Lab at Stanford, digitalIMPACT.io supports the efforts of civil society organizations to manage and govern their digital data with the same degree of care they commit to managing their financial resources....

RIKERS: A Documentary
November 23, 2016

In the first documentary of its kind, journalist Bill Moyers asks half a dozen people who have been incarcerated on Rikers Island to tell their stories on camera, providing a vivid and disturbing description of the Rikers experience....

Invisible People
November 8, 2016

Invisible People works with individuals, brands, and organizations to change the way people think about homelessness.... 

It’s On Us
October 26, 2016

It's On Us is a national campaign that asks both young men and women to make a personal commitment to help keep each other safe from sexual assault.... 

The Best Place to Be a Social Entrepreneur 2016
October 11, 2016

Described as "the first experts' poll" on the subject, The Best Place to Be a Social Entrepreneur 2016 highlights the strengths and weaknesses of the best countries in the world for social entrepreneurs....

The Trace
September 28, 2016

The Trace is an independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan news organization dedicated to increasing public understanding of gun violence in the United States....