Sam Daley-Harris Harris, founder of RESULTS, the grass-roots organization that exists to fight global poverty and the author of Reclaiming our Democracy, claims to have the secret to social impact through collective action.
On Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 1:00 Eastern, Daley-Harris will join me for a live discussion about his strategies for solving big world problems like poverty and global warming and the opportunities that result for social entrepreneurs. Listen while you work.
RESULTS features an impressive Board of Directors that includes Senator Bob Bennett and Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus. Among the victories RESULTS claims are:Extending microcredit to over 100 million of the world’s poorest peopleA major increase in funding for Headstart in 2009An increase in Global TB funding from $1 million to $225 million over 13 years
This interview is part of a series that will examine what can be accomplished in the fight to end the world’s biggest challenges within the next thirty years. The solution to every big problem also presents opportunity; entrepreneurs will use thee opportunities to change the world. From this series of interviews, a book will emerge. For now, I’m calling the book, Thirty Years to Peace.
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