All Videos Tagged empowerment (SuperLife) - SuperLife 2021-05-14T23:58:37Z https://superlife.ning.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=empowerment&rss=yes&xn_auth=no New Route to Global Plenty: End Poverty Through Local Empowerment tag:superlife.ning.com,2007-03-10:547497:Video:342 2007-03-10T03:58:38.416Z Dick Samson https://superlife.ning.com/profile/dicksamson <a href="https://superlife.ning.com/video/547497:Video:342"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="120" src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2507428768?profile=original=&amp;width=160&amp;height=120" width="160"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Jacqueline Novogratz is the charismatic founder and CEO of Acumen Fund, a non-profit that takes a business-like approach to improving the lives of the poor. She applauds the heightened interest in Africa, but argues persuasively for a new approach to foreign aid: "The question isn't 'how do we fix this?' The question is 'How can we help Africans to do this for themselves?'" The same principle… <a href="https://superlife.ning.com/video/547497:Video:342"><br /> <img src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2507428768?profile=original=&amp;width=160&amp;height=120" width="160" height="120" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Jacqueline Novogratz is the charismatic founder and CEO of Acumen Fund, a non-profit that takes a business-like approach to improving the lives of the poor. She applauds the heightened interest in Africa, but argues persuasively for a new approach to foreign aid: "The question isn't 'how do we fix this?' The question is 'How can we help Africans to do this for themselves?'" The same principle applies to empowering the relatively powerless in every country including the U.S.