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The one stop shop for social innovation in Latin America
Education

The one stop shop for social innovation in Latin America

The Latin American Social Innovation Network (LASIN) has now launched its new website, aiming to be the go-to place for all social innovation news,…
SIX
13 April 2016
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Women in Social Innovation: Carolina Escobar Mejía and her approach to solving collective challenges with Somos Más
Capacity Building

Women in Social Innovation: Carolina Escobar Mejía and her approach to solving collective challenges with Somos Más

Carolina Escobar Mejía is co-founder and Chief Executive of Somos Más Europe and Board Member of Impact HUB Bogotá. Her passion is transforming i…
10 March 2016Social Innovation Europe
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Participate in the 2016 Mayor's Challenge!
Cities

Participate in the 2016 Mayor's Challenge!

The Mayors Challenge touches millions of lives – from the citizens who are affected by bold new innovations, to the hundreds of city leaders who l…
26 February 2016Bloomberg Philanthropies
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Expanding the role for universities: Developing social innovation units across Latin America
Capacity Building

Expanding the role for universities: Developing social innovation units across Latin America

Universities have the potential to play a significant role in creating better, fairer and more equal societies all over the world. As Geoff Mulgan p…
2 February 2016Louise Pulford
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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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Stories of Change - The Recycled Orchestra of Cateura
Environment

Stories of Change - The Recycled Orchestra of Cateura

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…
4 September 2015Francesca Garland
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Stories of Change - Reforming the Educational System by Placing the Pupil at the Centre
Education

Stories of Change - Reforming the Educational System by Placing the Pupil at the Centre

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…
14 August 2015Kine Nordstokka
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Mexico's CatapultaFest Mixes Heady Innovation-Culture Cocktail
Capacity Building

Mexico's CatapultaFest Mixes Heady Innovation-Culture Cocktail

"I found my tribe!"That's how Pamela Alexander described her experience last year at Catapulta Festival 2014. She was invited as a media observer an…
9 July 2015Tim Draimin
SIX Global Council
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Reflections on social innovation and impact entrepreneurship in Latin America
Capacity Building

Reflections on social innovation and impact entrepreneurship in Latin America

Recently, I had the opportunity to participate in the second version of FINDEMO, a hands-on festival, bringing together entrepreneurs from all over…
14 May 2015Diana Daste M
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SIX in Conversation- Roshan Paul, Amani Institute
Scaling Innovation

SIX in Conversation- Roshan Paul, Amani Institute

SIX speaks with Roshan Paul, CEO of Amani Institute in Nairobi about the skills that innovators need to succeed and their course on Social Innovatio…
SIX
11 May 2015
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