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Knowledge is Power: Sharing Information Can Accelerate Global Health Impact

Four-hundred years ago, the English philosopher and scientist, Francis Bacon, helped lay the groundwork for the scientific method. Since then, virtually every major breakthrough in science and medicine has stemmed from the principles of experimentation, observation, measurement, and analysis.

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Focus on Teachers: How teachers help students manage their own learning

How science Teacher Brian Johnson and the Summit Denali School Team are helping students manage their own learning.

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Swachh Bharat: It's Not Just About Toilets

On World Toilet Day, I joined Vikram Chandra and guests for a conversation on Swachh Bharat, the Government of India’s campaign for a clean India. Among other aspects of the campaign, we discussed the role of the private sector in taking on India’s sanitation challenge. For my part, I believe that the private sector can bring a number of critical skills to bear.

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Making a Fundamental Connection: Housing is Healthcare

Housing people who are homeless significantly increases overall health and dramatically reduces taxpayer costs.

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The Spirit of Swachh Bharat: Safe Sanitation for Women and Girls

For too long the world has invested in sanitation infrastructure that doesn’t work for everyone. Toilets only serve their purpose if they are used. And nobody wants to use a toilet that isn’t clean or safe, particularly for women and girls.

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