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Diluksion Francis

Changing Humanitarian Aid Response through Systems Thinking

When the tsunami hit Sri Lanka, his home country, in December 2004, Diluksion Francis had no doubt: he was going to work in the humanitarian sector. …

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Reimagining a New Normal

by Zaakir Essa, Amani Fellow from South Africa.Unprecedented. I never thought I would ever hate a word as much as I have come to hate ‘unprecedented…

Sustainability Canvas: From Amani Institute to The World

Text: Luiz Beltrami, Amani Fellow 2019At the end of 2019, I had the opportunity, together with Jelizaveta Degtyareva, or “Liza”, to present a repo…

Global Experiences for Social Impact: Get inspired by Jacqueline Oliveira’s Career Trajectory

Article by Renata Ferreira (Amani Fellow, Brazil 2018)Jacqueline Oliveira is one of those leaders who have a history full of learning and purpose. Tod…

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The Path to Racial Equity in Brazil

Article authored by Dalva Santos (Amani Alumni, Social Innovation Management Program 2019)For nearly four years now , I have been very intereste…

Por uma inovação social brasileira e mais preta: a trajetória de Dalva como Amani Fellow

Por: Dalva Santos (Amani Alumni, Programa de Gestão em Inovação Social 2019).  Nos últimos 4 anos minha atividade profissional gradativamente …

How to build a career with purpose from your passions

Cassia Suguinoshita, Amani Fellow in India tells how Social Innovation Management Program (SIM) was fundamental to her career in sustainable fashionWh…

Professional life after 50

Get to know how Maturi Jobs contributes to creating a culture of valuing professional experience in Brazil and thereby creating employability for elde…

Demystifying Social Impact Careers Conference

“Conferences Are just for Corporates”, and Other Myths about the Impact Sector

by Harshavardhan Palvatla*There are a lot of misconceptions about building a career in the social impact sector. Having just started my journey at Ama…

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Metztli Zepeda

What Is the Story You Are Telling Yourself?

By Metztli Zepeda* While doing a night walk in Periyar National Park near Bangalore, Octavio, one of the Fellows in my class, asked me: "Metztli, what…

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