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Global Social Innovation

Social Innovation: what it is, why it matters and how it can be accelerated
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Social Innovation: what it is, why it matters and how it can be accelerated

This report examines how social innovation happens in NGOs, the public sector, movements, networks and markets. Following on from ‘Social Silicon…
20 February 2008Kine Nordstokka
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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…
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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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UnLtd Report
Capacity Building

UnLtd Report

How would you define a Social Entrepreneur? Are there common biographic trends that influenced their genesis as Social Entrepreneurs? In the UnLtd R…
20 February 2008Willie
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Social Entrepreneurs: Creating a Competitive and Entrepreneurial Citizen Sector
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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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Social Initiative, Associated work, joint, for social insertion cooperatives in association with commercial enterprises
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Social Initiative, Associated work, joint, for social insertion cooperatives in association with commercial enterprises

This paper tries to reflect a practical vision of the working processes with people from vulnerable collectives, social entities, public entities an…
20 February 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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Social Entrepreneurship and Social Transformation: An Exploratory Study
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Social Entrepreneurship and Social Transformation: An Exploratory Study

Social Entrepreneurship and Social Transformation is an exploration of the impact of leading social entrepreneurs. This study provides a comparative…
20 February 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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Toward a better understanding of social entrepreneurship: Some important distinctions
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Toward a better understanding of social entrepreneurship: Some important distinctions

In Toward a better understanding of social entrepreneurship: Some important distinctions (2003) Boschee and McClurg attempt to bring some clarity to…
20 February 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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Luoshan Community Service Centre - Shanghai, China
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Luoshan Community Service Centre - Shanghai, China

The Luoshan Community Service Centre is currently the only open style group house for elderly people in China, combining a service centre for youth…
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20 February 2008
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Neighbourhood Taskforces in London
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Neighbourhood Taskforces in London

The Neighbourhood Taskforce concept is a new model being developed by the Young Foundation for tackling entrenched local-level conflict in areas whe…
19 February 2008Cate Newnessmith
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Teach Too
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Teach Too

Bringing business expertise into the education sector by offering a respected and viable mechanism that allows business people to spend some of thei…
10 February 2008Louise Pulford
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