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Scaling social innovation: An art or a science?
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Scaling social innovation: An art or a science?

This originally appeared on the BRAC blog.If there were a simple recipe for social innovation, anyone could easily transform an idea into an impactf…
26 February 2016Anjali Sarker and Maria A May, BRAC
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Lab Notes - February 2016 Edition
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Lab Notes - February 2016 Edition

Brought to you by Nesta, GovLab, MaRS, MindLab and SIX; Lab Notes is a loose network of labs, units and teams working to support public sector innov…
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8 February 2016
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Expanding the role for universities: Developing social innovation units across Latin America
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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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DIY Toolkit: Practical tools to trigger & support social innovation
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DIY Toolkit: Practical tools to trigger & support social innovation

This is a toolkit on how to invent, adopt or adapt ideas that can deliver better results. It’s quick to use, simple to apply, and designed to help…
20 January 2016Nesta
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The Unusual Suspects Festival Glasgow 2015: Highlights Report
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The Unusual Suspects Festival Glasgow 2015: Highlights Report

After the success of the Unusual Suspects Festival in London September 2014, we brought the Festival to Glasgow! "Scotland was an obvious place to b…
SIX
2 December 2015
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Seven reasons for having faith in India’s social innovation future
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Seven reasons for having faith in India’s social innovation future

Dharavi Recycling Worker, Image Credit: Meena KadriAt a stressful point before the recent SIX Mumbai Summer School, an ISDI colleague shared some wo…
1 December 2015Eddy Adams
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Lab Notes - December 2015 Edition
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Lab Notes - December 2015 Edition

This month’s key lab picks: #1. How do we encourage politicians to think long-term? Kristina Persson, Sweden's Minister of the Future, offers her…
SIX
1 December 2015
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Stories of Change: Using video to scale agricultural training of farmers in India
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Stories of Change: Using video to scale agricultural training of farmers in India

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…
25 November 2015Mathias Bruhn Lohmann
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The Unusual Suspects Festival: Glasgow 2015
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The Unusual Suspects Festival: Glasgow 2015

The Unusual Suspects Festival: Glasgow 2015 from SIX on Vimeo. The Unusual Suspects Festival brings together the ‘unusual suspects’ – individ…
SIX
18 November 2015
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