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Jon O'Sullivan with Maasai Community

Small Steps to Change

Innovation can be doing little things differently and having a big impact. Jon’s work with the Kenyan Maasai community is a peek into social innovat…

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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…

Summer Internship Reflection: Amani Institute

When people ask me about my summer at the Amani Institute, I usually describe it as “eye-opening.” I met so many people and heard so many new pers…

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…

Deconstructing the Hype – How to Create and Manage a Social Venture

Everyone keeps talking about social enterprises innovating the social change sector - but what does it take to create and manage a social venture? Soc…

Simple but Crucial: The Key to High Impact Facilitation

You have a great idea how to tackle a pressing challenge, you set up your venture, find a great team and get to work! Congratulations. You have just s…

Can Communication Change The World?

"Many problems in the world, truly very many come from people not knowing or understanding each other’s needs" - said Robert Wolfe, Core Faculty at …

The Value of the Bigger Picture

We all want to change the world. Jon O’ Sullivan is finding his own way doing so through raising awareness and empowering victims of domestic violen…