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Our DICE Young Storymaker Yael Berman reports on Moradigna, a São Paulo-based social enterprise that has improved 550 homes (and counting) – providing jobs, dignity and healthier living conditions along the way.
A pioneering repayable finance offer aimed at supporting community-led housing schemes is now in its tenth year. As the movement continues to grow, CAF Venturesome's Anne-Helene Sinha reflects on how investors can best support them.
Dot Dot Dot allows people to live affordably as property guardians while volunteering in the local area. Founder and WISE100 leader Katharine Hibbert on changing career, managing stress, and what she learned from hitchhiking.