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Archive: Skills for social change

Nasreen Dhanji teaching at Amani Institute

Are You Delivering Services or Are You Providing Value?

Are You Delivering Services or Are You Providing Value?More social innovators need to ask themselves whether the products and services they offer are …

Giulia Balestra #1change

Is that all we can do? – #1change Challenges

Some people say 'that's all we can do' - but is that so?Born from a feeling of outrage against injustice and a wish to ease suffering, Giulia Balestra…

Amani Fellows Blue Sky

Social Innovation is Not Like Living on a Pink Cloud

In 2016, last September I attended the Negotiation and Conflict Resolution course at the Amani Institute. The 3-day course triggered my thoughts in ma…

Titus Kuria with friends

How to Create Change in Underprivileged Communities – #1change Challenges

'If you work with about 20 people every year, you realize that you barely even scratch the surface of the problems in your community. So the big eleph…

Aditi Agrawal at Amani Institute

Who is Aditi? #1change challenges.

‘The work I did was too far removed. The main challenge was that I couldn’t really see the impact I was – or wasn’t – creating’ - Aditi Ag…

fundraising, social change, social entrepreneurship

How To Open Doors for Your Fundraising

Use your story as a door opener, then listen. This is one of the tips Carrie Rich, founder of The Global Good Fund, has shared with our Fellows in Na…

Como engajar jovens em torno de assuntos de relevância mundial

Conheça a história do Engajamundo, uma ONG que se dedica a empoderar a juventude brasileira para compreender, participar eincidir em processos p…

How to Make Decisions Wisely

Because only dead fish go with the flowDecision making can be very stressful for young professionals that are open minded and values-driven. On being …

Como encontrar um propósito e transformar sonhos em realidade

Sobre a importância de encontrar a sua razão de ter vindo ao mundo e como isso pode influenciar suas escolhas.Você já descobriu a sua razão de …

Amani is about self-actualization

In September 2015 Erin Krampetz from Ashoka U facilitated a workshop around Creating and Managing a Social Venture at The Amani Institute Brazil. Bes…