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Lessons In Social Enterprise From Dr. Condom

Mechai Viravaidya didn’t start out as a social entrepreneur. He began as a businessman with a freshly granted MBA who realized his country’s situation–Thailand–would never grow economically if its population explosion couldn’t be tamed. ┬áMechai’s understanding that economic development was ultimately tied to population control led him to create the Population Community Development Association (ironically, […]