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Capital Ideas: How to generate innovation in the public sector
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Capital Ideas: How to generate innovation in the public sector

The report argues that innovation is essential for the public sector. In the private sector innovation is estimated to contribute some 85% of US pro…
5 July 2010Kine Nordstokka
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Social Entrepreneurship- Part 1: Social Venture Finance
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Social Entrepreneurship- Part 1: Social Venture Finance

The MaRS Discovery District is a non-profit corporation located in downtown Toronto devoted to bringing business, science, technology and social inn…
1 May 2009Louise Pulford
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Consciously Rebuilding
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Consciously Rebuilding

Consciously Rebuilding The Consciously Rebuilding organisation was born to respond to the raising needs of the New Orleans community following the…
18 December 2008Costanza Cappello
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Green Coast Enterprises
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Green Coast Enterprises

Green Coast Enterprises is involved in the reconstruction of homes in New Orleans and provides real estates to make communities sustainable and buil…
17 December 2008Costanza Cappello
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New Orleans 100
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New Orleans 100

New Orleans 100 is a list of new creative and innovative projects that emerged after Hurricane Katrina devastated the city of New Orleans. This col…
17 December 2008Costanza Cappello
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PolicyPitch.com
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PolicyPitch.com

Policypitch.com is an online platform for the exchange of ideas which has the purpose of promoting citizen participation in the decision making proc…
17 December 2008Costanza Cappello
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Marketumbrella.org
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Marketumbrella.org

Marketumbrella is an online platform to support both vendors and shoppers. Marketumbrella.org, based in New Orleans and centred around the Crescent…
17 December 2008Costanza Cappello
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The New Orleans Citizen Participation Project
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The New Orleans Citizen Participation Project

The New Orleans Citizen Participation Project is a citizen driven campaign to develop a system of direct involvement of the city’s residents in pu…
17 December 2008Costanza Cappello
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Future Proof
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Future Proof

Future Proof is engaged with designing new and sustainable communities through the use new and appropriate technology FutureProof LLC works for sol…
17 December 2008Costanza Cappello
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