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Open Letter To the Public Health Association of British Columbia

To the Public Health Association of British Columbia (PHABC) Board of Directors,

We are writing to express our concern regarding the PHABC’s promotion of partnerships with the business sector at the conference “Shared prosperity for health and well-being: A collaborative dialogue between business and public health” on December 4-5, 2014. 554 more words

Statements And Press Releases

Forget the selfie: Time for the 'unselfie'

Somehow the idea of “giving” gets lost during the “season of giving.”

With all the focus on spending and buying, giving to those in need seems to have been buried under a pile of boxes, wrapping paper and discount-TV scrums. 109 more words

Social Media

Social Progress Index - A New Standard to Rank Societies

Michael Green

Michael Green has created the Social Progress Index, a standard to rank societies based on how they meet the needs of citizens.

A better & revolutionary way to evaluate the “Well-Being” of a society. 305 more words

Alliance Philanthropy Magazine

Over the years, I’ve been privileged to write numerous pieces for Alliance Philanthropy magazine during my decade at the Pears Foundation and, more recently, whilst a Visiting Scholar at Stanford and Research Fellow at Cass Business School. 34 more words


Bill Gates' TED Talk on Education: "Rich men are afflicted"

In 2009 Bill Gates gave a TED Talk on Malaria, Mosquitos and Education.
The relevance of the malarial section will become clear in the graphics taken from the TED Talk displayed below. 284 more words

Grammar Schools