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P3 Impact Award Recognizes Leading Public-Private Partnerships That Improve Communities and the World

2016 Award Applications Now OpenThe U.S. Department of State Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships, Concordia and the University of Virginia Darden School of Business Institute for Business in Society have opened applications for the third annual P3 Impact Award, which honors exemplary public-private partnerships (P3s) from…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-
Events & Activities, Tri-Sector Leadership

An Interview with Former Tri-Sector Leadership Fellow, Mint Kanokrat Namasondhi

What do some of our world’s most complex problems have in common? (Think natural disaster relief or global climate change, for example). For starters, these types of challenges cannot be adequately addressed without engaging and collaborating across multiple sectors – government, business and non-profit – solving them, together. This means…

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About IBiS, Events & Activities, In the News, Thought Leadership, Uncategorized

This Year’s P3 Impact Award Finalists Illustrate How Public-Private Partnerships Are Improving Our World

 Our world – and its challenges – are becoming increasingly more complex. From global warming and hunger to water scarcity and beyond, our planet faces critical issues that call for businesses, government and non-profits to solve them – together.With this in mind, Concordia, the U.S. Department of State Secretary…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-
Business Resilience, Events & Activities, Thought Leadership

Lessons We Can Learn From Resilient Businesses: Todos Supermarket

Resilience. Defined as “the act of springing back, or rebounding; the power or ability to recover quickly from a setback or other adversity; buoyancy; elasticity.”In today’s global economy — in which policies and regulation, the financial landscape, the environment and so many other factors can drastically affect the operations…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-