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Bright Ideas
Scaling Innovation

Bright Ideas

Nick Temple picks his Top 10 social innovations from the GIB, from hibernation days to eco taxes. Featured in Guardian Unlimited 2004.
20 February 2008Willie
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360 degree improvement and the imperative of social innovation
Policy

360 degree improvement and the imperative of social innovation

Geoff Mulgan discusses the furious experiment in public services that we have experienced in Britain since the 1970s and how social innovation is ke…
20 February 2008Willie
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Innovation, Justice and Youth
Justice

Innovation, Justice and Youth

A programme of work looking at ways of cutting youth offending, to include analysis, assessments of current projects and developing new alternatives…
SIX
20 February 2008
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Knowledge Network of Grassroots Green Innovators
Capacity Building

Knowledge Network of Grassroots Green Innovators

Global competitiveness of any society hinges basically on its ability to incorporate the spirit of excellence at all levels of society. A chain is a…
20 February 2008Willie
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Young Social Entrepreneurs in Canada
Technology & Digital

Young Social Entrepreneurs in Canada

The study Young Social Entrepreneurs in Canada (2003) focuses on young (under 35) social entrepreneurs. The research is grounded in, as well as the…
20 February 2008Willie
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Social Entrepreneurs: Creating a Competitive and Entrepreneurial Citizen Sector
Citizen Participation

Social Entrepreneurs: Creating a Competitive and Entrepreneurial Citizen Sector

In his article Social Enrepreneurs: Creating a Competitive and Entrepreneurial Citizen Sector (2003) the founder and president of Ashoka, William Dr…
20 February 2008Willie
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How to create an innovative society
Capacity Building

How to create an innovative society

This article discusses how a fresh renewal strategy can prepare Denmark for globalisation faster. 'How to create an innovative society - The Danish…
20 February 2008Willie
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Police Community Support Officer
Justice

Police Community Support Officer

Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs or Community Support Officers CSOs) were introduced by the Police Reform Act 2002 to provide an increased p…
12 March 2007Cate Newnessmith
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The establishment of North America’s first state sanctioned supervised injection facility: A case study in culture change
Capacity Building

The establishment of North America’s first state sanctioned supervised injection facility: A case study in culture change

The serious adverse health consequences associated with illicit drug use has brought international attention to the city of Vancouver and in particu…
30 August 2005Dan Small, Anita Palepu, & Mark W. Tyndall
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