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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…
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24 October 2008
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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…
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8 July 2008
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Neighbourliness + Empowerment = Wellbeing
Article

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…
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11 June 2008
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Social Franchising - A Way of Systematic Replication to Increase Social Impact
Article

Social Franchising - A Way of Systematic Replication to Increase Social Impact

The Association of German Foundations in cooperation with the International Centre for Franchising and Cooperation have just published a comprehensi…
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6 June 2008
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The Networked Nonprofit
Networks

The Networked Nonprofit

We have studied several organizations that exemplify this network approach. By mobilizing resources outside their immediate control, networked nonpr…
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20 April 2008
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MHAS – Modernisation of Hearing Aids Services
Article

MHAS – Modernisation of Hearing Aids Services

The RNID (Royal National Institute for Deaf People) was keen to address the fact that new technology was not reaching up to 2 million NHS hearing ai…
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10 April 2008
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OhmyNews
Article

OhmyNews

In an interview in the New York Times in early 2003, Oh Yeon-ho, the founder and CEO of OhmyNews says his motivation in launching the website was to…
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10 April 2008
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The Collaborative City
Housing

The Collaborative City

Through future scenarios ranging from the highly probable to the highly improbable but potentially high impact, The Collaborative City draws out imp…
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31 March 2008
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Divine - Fairtrade Chocolate Company
Consumption

Divine - Fairtrade Chocolate Company

Divine is the Fairtrade Chocolate Company co-owned bythe cocoa farmers cooperative Kuapa Kokoo in Ghana, who not onlyreceive a fair price for their…
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13 March 2008
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Personal Politics: Democracy, Participation and Collective Action
Policy

Personal Politics: Democracy, Participation and Collective Action

Personal Politics: Democracy, Participation and Collective Action was commissioned by the Carnegie UK Trust to inform the launch of the Trust’s ne…
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5 March 2008
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