Seen and Heard

What you might be missing

November 20, 2012 - January 25, 2013

Seen & Heard is a collection of recent headlines in the nws about our world, our work, and the spaces and places in between.

Articles of the Week

  • Ziqitza Health Care Limited wins Times of India Social Impact Award
  • d.light design wins the Zayed Future Energy Prize
  • Jacqueline is featured in The Wall Street Journal’s Wealth Management section – with accompanying video interview – about Acumen’s approach to investing
  • PBS NewsHour profiles Husk Power Systems, sharing what’s innovative about its model in the context of India’s energy crisis
  • SmartPlanet’s Pure Genius blog profiles Jacqueline and Acumen’s work
  • India Director, Sachin Rudra, shares his perspective on impact investing in India in this StartupCentral interview
  • Emma Vaughn gives 7 tips for landing a job in impact investing
  • LifeSpring Hospitals is featured in Wall Street Journal India for delivering maternal care to low-income mothers
  • Vinay Nair makes the case for philanthropy-backed capital for social innovation in The Guardian
  • Avani Bio Energy uses pine needles to provide renewable energy and reduce the risk of forest fires in northern India
  • Jacqueline is included among those doing great things for Pakistan in Dawn Pakistan

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Niklas Peters is a Business Development Analyst at Acumen Fund