Op-Ed Contributors

Designing Innovation: Wuhan on the Rise

Designing Innovation: Wuhan on the Rise

By Michael Grove & Tao Zhang — The Mark News — By one measure, it’s the eighth most dynamic city in the world. It has achieved that success not by the isolated-tech-campus approach of Silicon Valley. Rather, Wuhan has become a fast-growing hotbed for tech, education, and innovation by fostering […]

 Local Resilience 

 Local Resilience 

By The Culture and Disaster Action Network — The Mark News— After the shock, culture to the rescue This is the second piece of a two-part series on how culture impacts disaster relief.   The first was, A Helping Hand, was published  Jul. 18.  Disasters cause enormous damage and loss in […]

Global Health, Today and Tomorrow

Global Health, Today and Tomorrow

Making the planet a healthier place – and, by extension, more secure and economically vibrant – requires the attention not only of world leaders and organizations but the dedication of a whole community of health care professionals on the ground tackling the issues day in and day out.

by · July 24, 2017 · 0 comments · Op-Ed Contributors, Opinion
A Helping Hand

A Helping Hand

By The Culture & Disaster Action Network — The Mark News —  When it comes to disaster-recovery efforts, the pillar of culture is often missing from aid planning. Investing in what the community wants and empowering local involvement could make aid more efficient and effective. The world is drowning in […]