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New ideas to look out for: Do it Now Now - the new crowdfunding model
Capacity Building

New ideas to look out for: Do it Now Now - the new crowdfunding model

At SIX we are always on the lookout for new ideas and solutions with the potential to change the way we go about solving some of the most pressing n…
SIX
1 May 2016
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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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Building Accra to be more than a smart city- SIX and iSpace are looking for partners and sponsors
Cities

Building Accra to be more than a smart city- SIX and iSpace are looking for partners and sponsors

SIX and iSpace are looking for partners and sponsors!After the success of our series of work in Africa so far, including the event on what makes a c…
15 April 2016
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Stories of Change: How Medic Mobile is improving antenatal care in remote communities
Health

Stories of Change: How Medic Mobile is improving antenatal care in remote communities

At SIX we think it is important to tell stories where social innovation has impacted people’s lives for the better. Our Stories of Change series t…
5 April 2016Jill Shah, Medic Mobile
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How to be more innovative in your practice: 6 reflections from SIX and Hivos
Capacity Building

How to be more innovative in your practice: 6 reflections from SIX and Hivos

Across the world, development and social challenges are increasingly more complex and urgent. From INGOs to community organisations to governments,…
16 March 2016SIX and Hivos
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Meet Barbara Sidoti and her work with migrants and youth in the food sector in Sicily
Migration

Meet Barbara Sidoti and her work with migrants and youth in the food sector in Sicily

Barbara Sidoti is an international consultant with extensive experience in migration policies, human rights, the fight against trafficking in person…
7 March 2016Women in Social Innovation
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Modern Day Innovative Mapping
Technology & Digital

Modern Day Innovative Mapping

In today’s world, connectivity in part comes from the use of digital maps, whether it’s looking at holiday destinations, places to stay or findi…
29 February 2016Lorna Reed, Intern at SIX
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Home-grown Innovation: We Ask the Experts
Collaboration

Home-grown Innovation: We Ask the Experts

This article was originally posted on Huffington PostTechnology innovation hubs have sprung up across Africa. These spaces provide tailored support…
29 September 2015Loren Treisman
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How technology can help us eliminate, not alleviate, poverty
Capacity Building

How technology can help us eliminate, not alleviate, poverty

As part of a blog series on Social Entrepreneurs, Katherine Milligan, Director and Head of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship spoke t…
9 September 2015Martin Burt
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SIX Interviews Series: Mariko Takeuchi on Human-Centred Design in Cambodia
Capacity Building

SIX Interviews Series: Mariko Takeuchi on Human-Centred Design in Cambodia

SIX interview series- Mariko Takeuchi on Human-Centred Design in Cambodia from SIX on Vimeo.
SIX
20 August 2015
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