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Weekly round-up- tackling the taboo of period poverty, social innovation toolkit, cooperatives at the heart of the economy & more!
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Weekly round-up- tackling the taboo of period poverty, social innovation toolkit, cooperatives at the heart of the economy & 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
16 October 2018
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What is corporate social innovation?
Wayfinder

What is corporate social innovation?

Corporate social innovation (CSI) describes corporations who integrate social innovation into their corporate activities. Although a relatively new…
SIX
26 September 2018
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The opportunity for strategic foresight in philanthropy
Funders Node

The opportunity for strategic foresight in philanthropy

Download the full report here. The practice of strategic foresight has been a tool mainly used by corporations, enabling them to steady the…
SIX
24 September 2018
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Weekly round-up- the realisations of climate change, an ideal Modernist city in Romania, female science fiction & more
Reading Recommendations

Weekly round-up- the realisations of climate change, an ideal Modernist city in Romania, female science fiction & 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
17 September 2018
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Government of Canada releases recommendations for comprehensive social innovation and social finance strategy
Social innovation Canada

Government of Canada releases recommendations for comprehensive social innovation and social finance strategy

The Government of Canada has recently released a report containing recommendations for a comprehensive social innovation and social finance strategy…
10 September 2018
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Six Proven Practices for Backbone Organisations
Collaboration

Six Proven Practices for Backbone Organisations

Collaborations among multiple organisations are simple in theory, but difficult in practice. Making them work requires a backbone organisation that…
7 September 2018Stanford Social Innovation Review
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Weekly round-up- The rise of female philanthropy, loneliness in the city & alternative democratic systems.
Reading Recommendations

Weekly round-up- The rise of female philanthropy, loneliness in the city & alternative democratic systems.

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
3 September 2018SIX
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Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy for Canada
Scaling Innovation

Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy for Canada

It’s time for a Social Innovation and Social Finance Strategy for Canada. Canadians should be optimistic about the future. That said, serious c…
30 August 2018SISFS
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The role of risk in funding systems change and how to manage it
Article

The role of risk in funding systems change and how to manage it

Funding systems change initiatives and innovations is inevitably risky. A growing number of foundations globally are interested in funding from a sy…
15 August 2018
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Blog: How philanthropy can support the growth of data for social good
Data for Good

Blog: How philanthropy can support the growth of data for social good

This article was originally published by Alliance Magazine. How philanthropy can support the growth of data for social good We often…
SIX
15 August 2018Kendra Schreiner and Jordan Junge
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