Discussions with People I Respect
August 1, 2018
The living area for a person living in ultra-poverty

What Would it Be Like for
You to Live in Ultra-Poverty?

Visualizing Ultra-Poverty   Over the last two months, I have given two presentations on ultra-poverty.  As I prepared for the first one, I tried to think […]
July 24, 2018

Busting Gender Norms in Health and Nutrition

What does gender have to do with health and nutrition?  Former Malawi President Joyce Banda said it best at the RESULTS International Conference, “The woman raises […]
June 5, 2018
Carmen Velasco at Microcredit Summit in Merida

“Money Has a Lot of Power”
An Interview with Carmen Velasco

Carmen Velasco, together with Lynne Patterson, cofounded Pro Mujer, an innovative social enterprise that provided loans, business training and health education to women living in poverty.  […]