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Design in Public and Social Innovation
Design

Design in Public and Social Innovation

What’s going right and what’s going wrong? Is design a key to more efficient and effective public services, or a costly luxury, good for confere…
8 January 2014Geoff Mulgan at Nesta
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Report: The feasibility and opportunities of using various instruments for capitalising social innovators
Finance

Report: The feasibility and opportunities of using various instruments for capitalising social innovators

Authors: Gunnar Glänzel, Gorgi Krlev, Björn Schmitz, Georg Mildenberger (2013). Click below to readthe full reportReport onthe feasibility and opp…
16 December 2013Olivier Yoka
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Design for the Ingenuity of Ageing: New Roles of Designers in Democratic Innovation
Ageing

Design for the Ingenuity of Ageing: New Roles of Designers in Democratic Innovation

This Social Frontier paper was originally published by Nesta.Can designers change inherent ageism through the engagement of older people in the desi…
16 December 2013Yanki Lee, Denny Ho, and Albert Tsang
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Micromappers lets anyone become a digital humanitarian
Collaboration

Micromappers lets anyone become a digital humanitarian

Written by Ayana Byrd When Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines, that familiar feeling of helplessness was palpable: Other than donating money, what c…
4 December 2013Ayana Byrd
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Social innovation research in the European Union: Approaches, findings and future directions
Tools

Social innovation research in the European Union: Approaches, findings and future directions

In the course of the WILCO mid-term seminar, a pioneering initiative was launched to take stock of all the research done so far within the Framework…
20 November 2013WILCO
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Creating a Culture of Innovation
Capacity Building

Creating a Culture of Innovation

This article was originally published on Wired.It is easy for many organizations to say that they support innovation. They discuss how they are goin…
17 October 2013Edward Goldman for Wired
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Changemakers Festival 2013: About the Event
Capacity Building

Changemakers Festival 2013: About the Event

The SIX Australia Changemakers Festival is a celebration of the great work happening in our community, an exploration of the ideas, techniques and t…
SIX
1 October 2013
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Public and Collaborative: Exploring the Intersection of Design, Social Innovation and Public Policy
Collaboration

Public and Collaborative: Exploring the Intersection of Design, Social Innovation and Public Policy

An interesting phenomenon is emerging worldwide: more and more people are organizing to solve daily problems together and are collaborating with eac…
26 September 2013Ezio Manzini and Eduardo Staszowski, DESIS Network
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Stories as Data
Tools

Stories as Data

By Denise Whithers Via the Stanford Social Innovation Review The challenge of scaling up plagues thousands of thriving social enterprises that are k…
25 September 2013Denise Whithers
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Social Frontiers: Geoff Mulgan on
Policy

Social Frontiers: Geoff Mulgan on 'Setting a future research agenda for social innovation'

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11 September 2013Social Frontiers
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