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Kiron: An online university giving refugees a free education
Education

Kiron: An online university giving refugees a free education

Kiron is open higher education for refugees. They provide refugees with world-class education and the opportunity to graduate at a university free o…
4 January 2016SIE
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New Challenge Fund for Teachers by the Varkey Foundation
Competitions & Prizes

New Challenge Fund for Teachers by the Varkey Foundation

The Varkey Foundation Challenge Fund provides grants to partner organisations that offer innovative solutions in support of their mission- that ever…
15 December 2015The Varkey Foundation
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Public school system reform in Denmark: Claus Hjortdal on the 'Open School'
Collaboration

Public school system reform in Denmark: Claus Hjortdal on the 'Open School'

Claus Hjortdal is the chairman of the Danish Association of School Leaders and gives his perspectives on the opportunities and challenges associated…
8 September 2015Social Innovation Europe
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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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Learning from Nairobi - Nivi Mukherjee from ELimu in Kenya
Cities

Learning from Nairobi - Nivi Mukherjee from ELimu in Kenya

Nivi Mukherjee from ELimu in Kenya at SIX event in Nairobi from SIX on Vimeo.See more from Learning from Nairobi - What makes a city a hub for innov…
SIX
13 July 2015
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Lab Notes - July 2015 Edition
Capacity Building

Lab Notes - July 2015 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…
SIX
3 July 2015
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SIX Global Council Ideas for the Future: A new mission for universities?
Collaboration

SIX Global Council Ideas for the Future: A new mission for universities?

This article was written by Mark Anderson (Head of European Programmes at Glasgow Caledonian) and is part of our SIX Global Council series on Ideas…
2 July 2015Mark Anderson
SIX Global Council
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Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of Technology
Cities

Geek Heresy: Rescuing Social Change from the Cult of Technology

In 2004, Kentaro Toyama, an award-winning computer scientist, moved to India to start a new research group for Microsoft. Its mission: to explore no…
26 May 2015Kentaro Toyama
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Lab Notes - May 2015 Edition
Capacity Building

Lab Notes - May 2015 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…
SIX
6 May 2015
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Canadian Lab Stories
Climate change

Canadian Lab Stories

Learning As We Grow is a series of short interviews that provide a snapshot of lab activity happening across Canada. Put simply, labs are intense me…
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22 April 2015SiG
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