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Breakfast roundtable on future-fit philanthropy: summary of insights
Funders Node

Breakfast roundtable on future-fit philanthropy: summary of insights

Philanthropic foundations have traditionally given relatively little emphasis to foresight, but if they want to support untested or ‘frontier’ a…
1 May 2019
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Cities for the imagination
Innovative Cities

Cities for the imagination

As cities grow in size and significance, they can become sites of complex social problems – but also hubs for exploring possible solutions. While…
30 April 2019Gabriella Gomez-Mont
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Future-fit philanthropy: why philanthropic organisations will need  foresight to leave lasting legacies of change
Philanthropy

Future-fit philanthropy: why philanthropic organisations will need foresight to leave lasting legacies of change

All philanthropic organisations exist to change the world, or at least a part of it. They are distinguished by their level of ambition – and by th…
SIX
16 April 2019Louise Pulford & Cat Tully
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Next for city innovation: creating backbones for enabling multi-stakeholder solutions
Innovative cities

Next for city innovation: creating backbones for enabling multi-stakeholder solutions

As cities grow in size and significance, they can become sites of complex social problems – but also hubs for exploring possible solutions. While…
16 April 2019
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Inclusive cities of the future: creative commons, compassionate connectivity
Innovative cities

Inclusive cities of the future: creative commons, compassionate connectivity

As cities grow in size and significance, they can become sites of complex social problems – but also hubs for exploring possible solutions. While…
1 April 2019
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Making the heart bigger: The stories of the Unusual Suspects Festival
The Unusual Suspects Festival

Making the heart bigger: The stories of the Unusual Suspects Festival

Stories can conquer fear, you know. They can make the heart bigger. Ben Okri In the small actions of how you eat or what kind of energy you us…
SIX
19 March 2019So Jung Rim & Duncan Collins-Adams
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Breakfast on corporate social innovation with SIX, Nesta and McConnell
Corporate Social Innovation

Breakfast on corporate social innovation with SIX, Nesta and McConnell

On 22nd February, SIX and Global Council partners Nesta and the McConnell Foundation hosted a breakfast on corporate social innovation in London.…
SIX
19 March 2019
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Lab Exchange PART IV: Co-creation and peer research
Labs

Lab Exchange PART IV: Co-creation and peer research

In this Lab Exchange Series, Chelsea (Public Policy Lab, NYC), Stephane (La 27e Région, Paris) and Carolyn (TACSI, Adelaide) talk with Rachel (Soci…
SIX
18 March 2019
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Lab Exchange PART III: New narratives and culture shift
Labs

Lab Exchange PART III: New narratives and culture shift

In this Lab Exchange Series, Chelsea (Public Policy Lab, NYC), Stephane (La 27e Région, Paris) and Carolyn (TACSI, Adelaide) talk with Rachel (Soci…
SIX
18 March 2019
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