What do we really know about microfinance? Here’s a summary . Clifnotes: it’s complicated, but people in poor countries act a lot like people in rich countries.
The difference between you and the average other person in the world? 4.74 degrees .
Kiva starts doing what we thought they were doing all along by creating Kiva Zip; its new (actual) one-to-one lending platform (like Zidisha ).
EAT , LEARN , MOVE - three awesome 1 minute travel videos.
Hayley’s post (with some great photos) on her trip to Loropeni , a UNESCO world heritage site here in Burkina.
A brief bio of the new Burkinabé ambassador to the US.
Digitizing a West-African written language (already on the iPhone!)
American politics have seemed remarkably partisan t...
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