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SOCIAL INNOVATION TRENDS LIBRARY

Social innovation in Poland

We live in times of constant change. Social innovations are one of the signs of the progressing democratisation. Everyone can take a bite and try changing the world for the better. Following the examples of other European countries, social innovation in Poland is starting to boom…

How to come up with a social invention for more than 285 million people: insights from Wayfindr’s Head of Communications

Wayfindr social innovation wants to empower vision impaired people to overcome isolation, through audio based navigation. Let’s have a look.

FUTURE PROOFING STUDENTS

School of Future is creating a scalable enterprise that is powered by technology to help change this dynamic to "future proof" students. Future proof as they define it as: You truly feel ready to take on the evolving world. You know exactly who you are, you know the...

Cherie White – Exploring Think For The Future (TFTF) focus on social impact evidence

Cherie White is the founder of Think for the Future, a social enterprise that was established in 2012 to use a data-driven approach to tackle social and emotional barriers to learning. They work in partnership with national organisations to provide schools with...

Social Innovation in the garment industry to improve workers’ long-term financial security

Clothing brand Progoti introduced a new model of social innovation to the garment industry by connecting customers to workers’ futures in a unique way.

Recycle Up! Ghana: youth entrepreneurial education for sustainable waste solutions

Interview with Alhassan Baba Muniru, Co-founder of Recycle Up! Ghana  Recycle Up! Ghana is a social enterprise focused on youth entrepreneurial education and the co-creation of solutions to waste in Ghana; one of the biggest challenges in the country. This social...

How to engage social innovators, heritage experts and local communities in bringing cultural heritage in new digital and modern contexts: insights from the president of Idrija 2020 Association

HeritageLab project was a 2018 Winner of the European Social Innovation Competition. Below you can watch a very inspiring video interview with Matevž Straus.

What is transformative resilience, and why social innovators need it?

Transformative resilience is about using our challenges, stresses, and losses as a spring board to propel us forward, says Ama Marston, co-author of “Type R: Transformative Resilience for Thriving in a Turbulent World”.

The Relationship Between Social Impact and Sustainable Tourism: Insights from the Founder of Rooted

The tourism industry accounts for approximately 10 percent of the world’s workforce, and the ripple effects felt by other industries are profound. Tourism can be an incredible force for good but implemented improperly, it can also do a lot of damage. One of the most...

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