Africa's great "white spaces": tech's new frontier
Africa is the world's last major untapped market for Internet access. Only 16 percent of its billion people use the Internet - half the penetration rate of Asia, according to the International Telecommunication Union. Most Africans who can access the Internet do so via mobile phones because few have the landlines that have been the means of connecting in Western countries.
New research body launched in UK to boost social investment market
New body will research new potential sources of capital for the U.K. social investment market, among other things
Let's promote social enterprise and get young people into work
We should recognise that the social enterprise sector is not a little cult any more - one in five starts-ups is social and one in five members of the workforce is now a sole or joint trader
INTERVIEW-Church of England sees momentum for ethical investment
BRITAIN-CHURCH/INVESTOR (PIX, INTERVIEW):INTERVIEW-Church of England sees momentum for ethical investment
Philanthro-teens and social good
What happens when "big ideas meet new media to create innovative solutions"?
Q&A: Investing for social good needs broader base
Fran Seegull, chief investment officer and managing director of Impact Assets talks about how impact investing can be broadened to a wider investor base to help drive more capital towards social and environmental good