This article explores the development of innovative approaches to the education of adults and young people in Ireland. The author begins by describing briefly the context in which those who are involved in adult education are working and some of the changes that have affected the development of the adult education service in the country.
Goldman Sachs' move to buy San Francisco-based Imprint Capital has the small community of impact investment asset managers and dealmakers buzzing about who might next be asked to dance by a Wall Street suitor.
Results from the first generation of social impact bonds (also known as pay for success deals) are starting to come in. Today, the field has learned the results of the evaluation of the first social impact bond transaction in the United States.
Bettina Berendt, Andreas Hotho, and Gerd Stumme. Web Semantics: Science, Services and Agents on the World Wide Web8(2-3):95 - 96 (2010)Bridging the Gap--Data Mining and Social Network Analysis for Integrating Semantic Web and Web 2.0; The Future of Knowledge Dissemination: The Elsevier Grand Challenge for the Life Sciences.
Elie Raad, Richard Chbeir, and Albert Dipanda. Proceedings of the 2010 13th International Conference on Network-Based Information Systems, page 297--304. Washington, DC, USA, IEEE Computer Society, (2010)