Posted on 2018-10-11, by nokia241186.
The Blue Sweater: Bridging the Gap between Rich and Poor in an Interconnected World [Audiobook] by Jacqueline Novogratz
English | December 10, 2010 | ASIN: B004FU2SZQ, ISBN: 1480540951, 1491574542 | kbps | 10 hrs 53 mins | 299 MB
Narrator: Jacqueline Novogratz
The Blue Sweater is the inspiring story of a woman who left a career in international banking to spend her life on a quest to understand global poverty and find powerful new ways of tackling it.
It all started back home in Virginia, with the blue sweater, a gift that quickly became her prized possession - until the day she outgrew it and gave it away to Goodwill. Eleven years later in Africa, she spotted a young boy wearing that very sweater, with her name still on the tag inside. That the sweater had made its trek all the way to Rwanda was ample evidence, she thought, of how we are all connected, how our actions - and inaction - touch people every day across the globe, people we may never know or meet.
From her first stumbling efforts as a young idealist venturing forth in Africa to the creation of the trailblazing organization she runs Novogratz tells gripping stories with unforgettable characters - women dancing in a Nairobi slum, unwed mothers starting a bakery, courageous survivors of the Rwandan genocide, entrepreneurs building services for the poor against impossible odds.
She shows, in ways both hilarious and heartbreaking, how traditional charity often fails, but how a new form of philanthropic investing called "patient capital" can help make people self-sufficient and can change millions of lives.
More than just an autobiography or a how-to guide to addressing poverty, The Blue Sweater is a call to action that challenges us to grant dignity to the poor and to rethink our engagement with the world.
(Buy premium account for maximum speed and resuming ability)
- Ebooks list page : 37401
- 2019-01-31The Blue Sweater Bridging the Gap Between Rich and Poor in an Interconnected World - Removed
- 2019-01-15The Blue Sweater Bridging the Gap Between Rich and Poor in an Interconnected World - Removed
- 2011-12-19The Hole Between Mine and Yours Liquid Logic from a Dirty Tumbler - The Hole Between
- 2011-11-27The Hole Between Mine and Yours Liquid Logic from a Dirty Tumbler - The Hole Between
- 2011-09-19Roman's Lab Vol. 65 - The Difference Between Sound and Unsound Ways To Play Sharp Openings
- 2020-07-30Information Security A Practical Guide: Information Security A Practical Guide - Bridging the gap between IT and management
- 2020-06-18Logistics and Supply Chain Innovation Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice
- 2020-05-30Logistics and Supply Chain Innovation Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice
- 2020-05-04Autism Service Delivery: Bridging the Gap Between Science and Practice (Autism and Child Psychopathology Series)
- 2019-12-232.5D Printing: Bridging the Gap Between 2D and 3D Applications (The Wiley-IS&T Series in Imaging Science and Technology)
- 2019-11-26Reading Development and Difficulties: Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice
- 2019-02-01Pesticide Environmental Fate. Bridging the Gap Between Laboratory and Field Studies
- 2019-01-31Nonverbal Learning Disabilities in Children Bridging the Gap Between Science and Practice - Removed
- 2019-01-15Regional Sustainability Applied Ecological Economics Bridging the Gap Between Natural and Social - Removed
- 2019-01-12Nonverbal Learning Disabilities in Children Bridging the Gap Between Science and Practice
- 2019-01-11Regional Sustainability Applied Ecological Economics Bridging the Gap Between Natural and Social
- 2018-12-21Regional Sustainability Applied Ecological Economics Bridging the Gap Between Natural and Social ...
- 2018-11-24Bridging the Gap between Life and Physics
- 2018-11-21The In-Discipline of Design Bridging the Gap Between Humanities and Engineering
- Download links and password may be in the description section, read description carefully!
- Do a search to find mirrors if no download links or dead links.