India News: Google on Monday marked the 100th birth anniversary of Indian ophthalmologist Dr Govindappa Venkataswamy with a doodle.
Jacqueline NovogratzOne of @Acumen's very first entrepreneurs, Dr. Venkataswamy founded @AravindEye Hospital as an 11-bed hospital. Aravind now serves millions, restoring sight regardless of ability to pay. Proud to see Dr. Venkataswamy recognized for his #moralleadership.
Last week, Mumbai social entrepreneur Vaibhav Lodha was in San Francisco trying to do Zeno one better by filling a finite schedule with an infinite number of appointments. A 2018 Asia Foundation Development Fellow, Lodha recently learned that his...
Residents of a North Carolina housing complex have found themselves at the center of a redevelopment drama, even as they wonder what will become of their Florence-hit homes.
Jacqueline NovogratzNatural disaster hits the poor the hardest: "The poor are always vulnerable — to the vagaries of the real estate market and to the perceived value of their residences in good times and the ravages of Mother Nature when disaster hits."