Today’s Five Best Ideas

A daily compendium of ideas worth reviewing,
from the experts at the Aspen Institute.

Lloyd Axworthy — Lessons from Malaysia and Russia: Sovereignty Has Put the World In Danger
From the Huffington Post

Nancy Scola — Connected Learning: Chicago Tests ‘Digital Badges’ to Track Education
From Next City

A Seed Funding Initiative in India to Find the Next Big Innovation in Affordable Energy or Healthcare Access: Village Capital and CIIE’s Last Mile 2014

Damian Carrington: How Climate Change Will Brew a Bad-Tasting, Expensive Cup of Coffee
From The Guardian

Pam Fessler: Finding a More Nuanced View of Poverty’s ‘Black Hole’
From NPR