A Simple Fix Lifts Single Moms Out of Poverty in India’s Slums
Fund A Mom’s direct cash payments are helping mothers in Jaipur feed their kids and change their lives.
For Parents Stressed by a Crying Baby, Help Is on the Way
From hotlines to home visits, these organizations offer a helping hand when overwhelmed parents need it most.
Companies Are Helping Their Workers Commute Sustainably
Businesses are rewarding employees for leaving their cars at home, handing cities a powerful new tool in their quest to reduce car use.
Remote Work Is a Chance to Do Something Meaningful
In the work-from-anywhere era, it’s easier than ever to keep earning your salary while volunteering abroad.
When’s the Long Weekend? Whenever You Want
Recognizing that many public holidays are pegged to Western and Christian traditions, companies are taking a more inclusive approach to days off.
The Swedish City That Asked Its Banks for an Ultimatum
If Gothenburg doesn’t meet its climate and social goals, its lending banks will charge it a fine — at the city’s request.
No College? No Problem
“Skills-based hiring” is catching on as fewer employers require college diplomas, a major step toward shrinking the racial wealth gap.
‘Internships’ for Adults Are Helping Women Rejoin the Workforce
Covid put a multi-year gap in millions of resumés. Now some companies are offering a supportive path back.
With This Company’s Support, Women Are Escaping Their Abusers
Brazil’s largest retailer takes extraordinary steps to help employees impacted by domestic violence.
Miscarriage Leave Policies Do More Than End a Taboo
New Zealand is offering paid leave to women who miscarry — not just to grieve, but to fight discrimination.
Britain Is Pioneering the Menopause-Friendly Workplace
The rarely discussed condition that forces women to scale back their careers is finally getting the equity treatment.