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Social Impact Bonds: State of Play & Lessons Learnt
Finance

Social Impact Bonds: State of Play & Lessons Learnt

Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) have spread around the globe in the past five years. At a time of pressure on public budgets following the economic crisi…
11 May 2016OECD
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Watch the Webinar: Social Investment and venture philanthropy as drivers of social innovation?
Finance

Watch the Webinar: Social Investment and venture philanthropy as drivers of social innovation?

As part of the SIE Fundraising HUB, SIE ran its second Q&A webinar on fundraising of social innovation. Contributors for this session included…
27 April 2016SIE
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Social Innovation in the Basque Country
Capacity Building

Social Innovation in the Basque Country

Building on Social Innovation Europe (SIE)'s country profiles which demonstrate a variety of views on what social innovation means to different kind…
4 April 2016Social Innovation Europe
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Pushing boundaries to advance social impact
Capacity Building

Pushing boundaries to advance social impact

In January 2016, a group of 25 foundations from across 4 continents came together at the Rockefeller Foundation’s New York office to learn and sha…
SIX
9 March 2016
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Connecting peers to push boundaries for social change – a new kind of meeting
Capacity Building

Connecting peers to push boundaries for social change – a new kind of meeting

Insights from the meeting of international foundations in January 2016: An interview with Louise Pulford, the Director of SIX. What makes this node…
SIX
8 March 2016
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Deadline 31 May- RWJF open call for global ideas for US solutions
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Deadline 31 May- RWJF open call for global ideas for US solutions

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is seeking to learn from promising approaches from abroad that can contribute to building a Culture of Health…
4 March 2016Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
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Scaling social innovation: An art or a science?
Capacity Building

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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Applications open for 2016 European Social Innovation Competition!
Competitions & Prizes

Applications open for 2016 European Social Innovation Competition!

The 2016 European Social Innovation Competition, aiming to support the reception and integration of refugees and migrants in Europe, has today been…
25 February 2016European Social Innovation Competition
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Applications open for the 2016 Social Innovation Tournament!
Competitions & Prizes

Applications open for the 2016 Social Innovation Tournament!

The Social Innovation Tournament promotes the generation of innovative ideas and rewards initiatives that fight against social exclusion. It covers…
1 February 2016the EIB Institute
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Philanthropic foundations and social innovation: How do we accelerate our learning?
Finance

Philanthropic foundations and social innovation: How do we accelerate our learning?

“We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.” Albert Einstein The last quarter century has seen…
24 January 2016Tim Draimin
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