Category: Good Reads

Linking Electricity Access and Development Outcomes in Africa: A Framework for Action

Linking Electricity Access and Development Outcomes in Africa: A Framework for Action

The World Resources Institute (WRI) has released a new report calling for better integration of electricity access and development outcomes in Africa.  Authored by WRI Senior Associate, Dr. Lily Odarno, the report focuses on how African governments, the donor community, private sector and civil society can work together to better link  electricity access with priorities in agriculture, health and other […]

Transitions towards new economies? A transformative social innovation perspective

Transitions towards new economies? A transformative social innovation perspective

Drawing on case studies of 12 innovation initiatives, this article offers eye-opening analyses of “…how these [initiatives] relate to new economies and to transitions toward new economic arrangements.” For more information on transformative social innovation, get in touch with the drift expert, Flor Avelino. Authors: Avelino, F.; Dumitru, A.; Longhurst, N.; Wittmayer, J.; Hielscher, S.; […]