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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…

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before the Year Ends

An Open Letter to our Fellows (and Anyone on their Journey to Creating a Career of Meaning and Impact) As we are approaching the end of a very full a…

Stanford Social Innovation Review – Unsustainable Careers in Sustainable Development | September 25, 2015

This is a cross-post from Stanford Social Innovation Review by Nick Martin & Christopher Neu | September 25, 2015Students passionate about buildi…

Values and Purpose for Social Change

Stanford Social Innovation Review – Teaching Values and Purpose for Social Change | September 4, 2015

This is a cross-post from Stanford Social Innovation Review by Sarina Beges, Associate Director at StanfordCDDRL | Co-Founder Stanford Program on …

Skoll Foundation – How to Find a Job in the Twenty-First Century | June 6, 2015

By Roshan Paul | June 6, 2015Remember the 2009 romantic comedy He’s Just Not That Into You? Early on, one character remarks that although you a…

E se il lavoro fosse in Africa? – Amani Institute Feature in Vanity Fair Italy

Amani Institute got featured in Vanity Fair Italy - click here for the original article and photo spread on our alumni.C’è chi ha studiato negli&nb…