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Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Refugees in MENA
Migration

Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Refugees in MENA

Over five million Syrian refugees have fled the war to neighbouring countries (Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey). Refugees now account for 3…
SIX
2 July 2018Kendra Schreiner
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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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How is social innovation empowering women in the Middle East and North Africa?
Wayfinder

How is social innovation empowering women in the Middle East and North Africa?

Ahead of our upcoming Wayfinder in Istanbul on the future of social innovation, we explored how social innovation is empowering women in the region…
SIX
4 May 2018Kendra Schreiner
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What does it really mean to put the user at the centre of international development? Lessons from Quicksand
Design

What does it really mean to put the user at the centre of international development? Lessons from Quicksand

SIX asked Kevin Shane, Principal and Communications Lead at Quicksand, based in India, to share insights and lessons from their work and human-centr…
18 April 2016Kevin Shane
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Learning from Nairobi - Rym Baouendi from Cogite Co-Working Lab in Tunisia
Capacity Building

Learning from Nairobi - Rym Baouendi from Cogite Co-Working Lab in Tunisia

See more from Learning from Nairobi - What makes a city a hub for innovation?
SIX
8 July 2015
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African Innovation Foundation announces the 10 nominees for its annual Innovation Prize for Africa Awards
Competitions & Prizes

African Innovation Foundation announces the 10 nominees for its annual Innovation Prize for Africa Awards

What do an environmentally-friendly minicab, a water distillation system and a fire alert detector have in common? They all represent outstanding i…
23 April 2015African Innovation Foundation
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