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We’re Expanding to India!

We’re Expanding to India!After successful launches in Nairobi, Kenya (2013) and Sao Paulo, Brazil (2015), we’re pleased to announce that we have b…

Amani Students learning how to discuss with people that disagree

How To Survive the Age of Nationalism: A First Step in Finding Common Ground

This isn’t another article about the echo chambers we live in. This is about how those of us who believe in progressive values are now in the minori…

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 …

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…

Ilaina Rabbat accepting the award on behalf of Amani Institute

Amani Social Innovation Management Program wins Innovation Award

We are proud to be amongst this year's Ashoka U - Cordes Innovation Award winners with our Post-Graduate Certificate Program in Social Innovation Man…

Carmnild during a session

Are you ready to be transformed?

I have through my life felt like I am the same Sofie. Apart from obvious changes like physical appearance, life experience and pure knowledge, I think…

Training the Future Civic Leaders Of Africa

At the end of every year we reflect on what we have learnt as a team at Amani Institute; what went well and what we want to change going forward. In D…

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…

Best of Times

The Best of Times? Reflecting on a Turbulent Year for Changemakers

This is an article written by our co-founder and CEO Roshan Paul. Please read the full article on LinkedIn.Are we living in the ‘worst of times’…

24more

Time to Align – 24 More Hours

If you look back at your 2016 - do you remember what you did on February the 29th? Right. This year was a Leap Year and we technically have 24 more ho…