Mr. Kannan, a differently abled social entrepreneur. (Photo: Varalakshmi Vemuru) During my recent mission visit to Sivagangai District in Tamil Nadu, India, I met with Mr. Kannan, a social…

Varalakshmi Vemuru |

最近,美国总统奥巴马在诺贝尔奖获奖者名单公布后表示:“美国共有6名科学家和研究人员获得了诺贝尔奖,他们无一例外都是移民。”   互联网上对这一表述进行了热议。怎么可能不是这种情况呢?   这一公布适逢其时。世界银行新发表的一篇研究论文指出,不仅美国的这些获奖者都是移民,而且研究发现,美国现已成为越来越多全世界高技能移民居住的四个国家之一。其余三国是英国、加拿大和澳大利亚。

Bassam Sebti |

"We’re the nation that just had six of our scientists and researchers win Nobel Prizes—and every one of them was an immigrant, " U.S. President Barack Obama recently said after the Nobel…

Bassam Sebti |

قال الرئيس الأمريكي باراك أوباما مؤخرا بعد الإعلان عن الفائزين بجائزة نوبل "نحن الأمة التي فاز منها ستة من علمائنا وباحثينا بجائزة نوبل وكان كلٌ منهم من المهاجرين".   كان الإنترنت يمتلئ…

بسام سبتي |

«Мы нация, шесть граждан которой, наши ученые и исследователи, только что стали Нобелевскими лауреатами, и каждый из них - иммигрант», - сказал недавно президент США Барак Обама, после того, как…

Bassam Sebti |

There is now a huge window of opportunity for South Asia to create more apparel jobs, as rising wages in China compel buyers to look to other sourcing destinations.  Our new report – Stitches to…

Ritika D’Souza |

The Alliance and Accord have been working over the past three years with more than 1, 500 factories to help them meet new fire and building safety standards The China sourcing conundrum In…

Mark Jones, Gladys Lopez-Acevedo |

  Blog 12: Key lessons on road to sharing prosperity India is home to the largest number of poor people in the world, as well as the largest number of people who have recently escaped poverty.…

Martin Rama |

In India’s southern state of Tamil Nadu, I met young ex-farmers who had moved out of farm jobs and were now working in factories and government offices.  Their day to day circumstances weren’t all…

Ethel Sennhauser |