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Tower Hamlets Summer University - The urgent need for summer activities for young people
Education

Tower Hamlets Summer University - The urgent need for summer activities for young people

A local summer university for youngsters has been a great success. But plans to expand have fared less well. How do community schemes grow successfu…
SIX
24 October 2008
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New ways of doing
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New ways of doing

Social innovation is the new global obsession. It might be a nebulous idea but it has huge potential... click here to see Yvonne's article in The G…
15 August 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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Honest Brokers: brokering innovation in public services
Networks

Honest Brokers: brokering innovation in public services

Where is the Silicon Valley for public services in Britain? Highly innovative sectors of the economy benefit from an infrastructure of science and…
14 August 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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Honest Brokers - brokering innovation in public services
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Honest Brokers - brokering innovation in public services

Where is the Silicon Valley for public services in Britain? Highly innovative sectors of the economy benefit from an infrastructure of science and…
14 August 2008Reema
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Alzheimer100 - Using design to improving the journey through dementia
Article

Alzheimer100 - Using design to improving the journey through dementia

Alzheimer100 is a project that aims to come up with creative solutions to the challenges presented by dementia. Design of the Times 07 (Dott07) inv…
SIX
8 July 2008
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Neighbourliness + Empowerment = Wellbeing
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Neighbourliness + Empowerment = Wellbeing

How does active citizenship contribute to the wellbeing of communities? This report, which is the first in a series of publications from the Local W…
SIX
11 June 2008
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eSangathan
Article

eSangathan

The use of collaborative working environments to enable 50+ knowledge workers to return to the labour market. The demographic situation of the deve…
16 April 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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Aspire Group Ltd
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Aspire Group Ltd

Need. Mark Richardson and Paul Harrod, both recent Oxford University graduates, felt that many homelessness projects failed because they focused on…
13 April 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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Tower Hamlet Summer University
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Tower Hamlet Summer University

In 1993 Michael Young noticed that when schools broke up for the summer, youth crime would begin to increase after a brief week of normality. To gi…
10 April 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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