Leonardo MaldonadoSistema B
Portrait

“Once you start measuring, things start to change”

Leonardo Maldonado tries to reduce our impact on the environment through collective action. It starts with one and you better walk to work today.

01-kids-Weißwasserkids-Weißwasser
Pictures

A Mayor’s Fight for the Survival of His Town

Jamal makes sure his glued textpieces are properly placed on the page.
Pictures

Giving a Voice to Young Refugees

BaltimoreUnemployment
Feature

This Organization Is Reclaiming Baltimore Brick by Brick

Unemployment and urban decay are major problems in Baltimore, USA. Humanim turns these challenges into opportunities.

Santiago de ChilePope Francis
Interview

How a Social Innovator from Chile Measured Pope Francis’ Footprint

Not everyone gets an invitation by the Catholic Church to measure the carbon footprint of the Pope. Gonzalo Muñoz did - and helped set new standards for sustainability.

Portrait Diego OsorioOn Purpose
Portrait

Podcast OnPurpose with Diego Osorio

“Unfairness is something I have very little tolerance for." This is why international advisor and match-maker Diego Osorio goes to places most people would shy away from.

Header Politic ParadigmPassanten im Business District von Sao Paulo. Brasilien, September 2011
Opinion

What Politics Should Look Like in the 21st Century

Are there innovative ways to change the political paradigm? Beatriz Pedreira from the Brazilian NGO Update has some ideas.

Eirliani Abdul Rahman skiing on the frozen Hudson Strait in Nunavut, Arctic Canada in March 2017. Photo credit: Erik Boomer.Canada
Feature

“I Am Just Going Outside and May Be Some Time”