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Part 3 of the Storytelling Series in Nepal: This Humanitarian Spirit

Steve Connors travels around the Kathmandu Valley and witnesses the organizational professionalism and spirit embodied by the staff of Hilton Prize laureate organizations.

Part 1 of the Storytelling Series in Nepal: Reminders

As the Coalition's Master Storyteller, photojournalist and documentary filmmaker Steve Connors travels through Nepal to capture the experiences of six Coalition member organizations who mobilized in response to the devastating earthquakes of 2015 - through their staff and personnel, the individuals they serve, and, most importantly, their communities as a whole.

Part 2 of the Storytelling Series in Nepal: Bringing Together a Wonderful Crew

Steve Connors reflects on the formation of the Hilton Prize Coalition production team in Nepal.

Corporate Engagement's Critical Role in the Success of the SDGs

Just last year, the United Nations finalized the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a group of objectives that will continue the Millennium Development Goals’ (MDGs) journey to make the world a better place.

The Hilton Prize Coalition's Storytelling Series: Nepal

We're pleased to launch the Hilton Prize Coalition Storytelling Program in Nepal with a blog series from the field.

February 20: World Day of Social Justice

In 2007, the UN General Assembly declared that February 20th would be recognized annually as World Day of Social Justice.

In Memoriam: Judy M. Miller

It is with a deep sense of loss and sadness that I must inform you that our colleague, Judy Miller, has passed away. Judy was known throughout the nonprofit community as a tireless advocate for vulnerable and disadvantaged people around the world.

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

Tomorrow is the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). Originally put in place by Nigerian First Lady Stella Obasanjo in 2003, it was soon adopted by the UN.

World Cancer Day

As the leading cause of death worldwide, cancer affects everyone, no matter where they live, who they are or what they do.