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The Potential for Philanthropic Intervention in Integrated Service Delivery
Technology & Digital

The Potential for Philanthropic Intervention in Integrated Service Delivery

Summary As the philanthropic sector looks to expand and deepen its impact, new avenues of intervention need to be investigated. Through docum…
19 June 2018Open North
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The Unusual Suspects Festival is back!
Unusual Suspects Festival

The Unusual Suspects Festival is back!

The Unusual Suspects Festival is back, and this time international. SIX is delighted to announce that the festival will take place in Seoul in Octob…
SIX
15 June 2018
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Weekly Round-up- the future of civil society, Grenfell a year on, turning trash into energy and more!
Reading Recommendations

Weekly Round-up- the future of civil society, Grenfell a year on, turning trash into energy and more!

Each week, the SIX team will be sharing their favourite pieces of reading. The content will be organised thematically, and each piece will tie to wo…
SIX
14 June 2018
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Why collaborations fail
Collaboration

Why collaborations fail

What lies under the word, “uncollaborative”? Usually, it’s an unaddressed power imbalance. A few weeks ago, the board chair of a great…
12 June 2018Jon Huggett
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The future of data – from cities to philanthropy
Data for social good

The future of data – from cities to philanthropy

The conversation at the City Data conference hosted by Nesta on 24 May 2018 ranged from the ethics of algorithms to using avatars to help guide plan…
SIX
4 June 2018Jordan Junge
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The psychology of Japanese trains, reimagining Britain's collective identity, data to predict crime & more!
Reading recommendations

The psychology of Japanese trains, reimagining Britain's collective identity, data to predict crime & more!

Each week, the SIX team will be sharing their favourite pieces of reading. The content will be organised thematically, and each piece will tie to wo…
SIX
1 June 2018
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The role of philanthropy in using data to address complex challenges: A global scan
Data for social good

The role of philanthropy in using data to address complex challenges: A global scan

Foundations all over the world are grappling with their role in the emerging field of data and artificial intelligence. The field is fraught with po…
SIX
31 May 2018Jordan Junge & Kendra Schreiner & Louise Pulford
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Using data to save lives -  Magic Box at UNICEF
Data for social good

Using data to save lives - Magic Box at UNICEF

Part of UNICEF’s data for social good initiatives, UNICEF Innovation is building Magic Box, a software platform designed to use real-time data to…
SIX
30 May 2018Kendra Schreiner
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Reading list for government innovators: the 12 essential books and reports
content partnership

Reading list for government innovators: the 12 essential books and reports

Guides to reforming government from the people who have been there and done it As innovation labs and units spread across government, knowing…
Content Partner
29 May 2018
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Social Innovation: what's under this umbrella? A Brazilian perspective
Scaling Innovation

Social Innovation: what's under this umbrella? A Brazilian perspective

Abstract Social innovation, as both a field and conversation point, is burgeoning within Latin America. Yet, at the same time, there are discrepa…
24 May 2018Fabio Deboni
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An overview of social innovation in the Middle East and North Africa
Wayfinder

An overview of social innovation in the Middle East and North Africa

Prepared by Kendra Schreiner and Jordan Junge, SIX May 2018 The field of social innovation has grown rapidly over the past 10 years, gaining trac…
11 May 2018
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Social Innovation Ecosystem in Turkey: An Insight Report
Wayfinder

Social Innovation Ecosystem in Turkey: An Insight Report

The purpose of this insight report is to mainly document the landscape of social innovation in Turkey by hearing the perspectives, approaches and fu…
10 May 2018
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