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SOCIAL INNOVATION INTERVIEWS

Disruptive design: catalyst of social change

Interview with Cristina Yoshida and Diego del Moral, co-founders of Collective of Disruptive Design.At the intersection of systems thinking and design thinking, Collective of Disruptive Design (Colectivo de Diseño Disruptivo in Spanish) seeks out collaborative...

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Linking Belonging and Social Innovation

Vanessa Mason is the founder of The Future of Belonging Project, which examines how we can redesign tools and remodel approaches to fulfill the basic human need for belonging. She is also research director at the Institute for the Future. Her future research explores...

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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...

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How to make a living while changing the world

PCDN Global is a platform that provides skills, career, and community building opportunities to aspiring changemakers around the world. Their work spans from curating the latest information on jobs and opportunities for students and professionals who are in the social...

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How to reduce microplastics pollution: PlanetCare

Did you know that washing your clothes is causing microplastics pollution? Tiny plastic particles are polluting our oceans, where they can stay for centuries, harming sea life and making their way into the human food chain. These microplastics -- fragments of plastic...

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Rainwater harvesting for social change

Enrique Lomnitz is the CEO and founder of Isla Urbana, a social enterprise based in Mexico City, who together with a multidisciplinary team has created and installed rainwater harvesting systems to provide low-income and water scarce populations in urban and rural...

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Giving access to essential health care, education, and economic opportunities by building 250 footbridges over impassable rivers and served over 1 Million communities around the world, insightful interview with Avery Bang the President & CEO of Bridges to Prosperity.

    Almost 1 billion people around the world don't have safe access to critical resources like health care, education, or employment due to an impassable river. With a single innovation, Bridges to Prosperity can impact households across multiple...

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Healthy Ageing grant opportunity for NGOs and social enterprises

Healthy Ageing GrantEvery year, the Fit for Life Foundation awards grants of EUR 100,000 each (disbursed over 3 years) to 3-4 non-profit organizations or social enterprises that are pioneering projects to promote healthy ageing around the world. This multi-year...

SOCIA progress update meeting in Athens

SOCIA progress update meeting in Athens is a fact! The representatives of five partner organisations, Limitless, ICAN, We4You, Found.ation and Eolas…

8 leading social innovation events in January 2020

Are you actually familiar with where to find exciting social innovation events and conferences in January 2020? No need to worry! We’ve done the research!

Top 100 Women in Social Entreprise 2023 (Europe)

 Top 100 Women in Social Entreprise 2023 (Europe)'For 15 years, Euclid Network (EN) has fostered social entrepreneurship and social innovation in Europe through knowledge exchange, capacity building, networking and international advocacy. EN combines the expertise...

Innovations to Empower Women and Girls Challenge 2022 is open for applications!

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in partnership with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has today launched the Innovations to Empower Women and Girls Challenge to identify and scale up...

8 FINALISTS OF SOCIAL IMPACT AWARD HUNGARY 2019

Check out the finalists and winners of the recent Social Impact Award Hungary to discover the ventures with great social impact potential.

Social Innovation Academy meets in the dark in Warsaw to experience and discuss social innovation in Poland

On 18 June 2019, Harvard Business Review Poland held a business breakfast in Warsaw which focused on the topic of ‘How to successfully develop social innovation projects?’. The event attracted a wide range of business representatives, along with government and public...

Social Innovation Tournament 2022 applications are open!

Change-makers! The @EIBInstitute offers up to € 75 000 for social entrepreneurs who want to solve social or environmental issues in Europe. Applications to the Social Innovation Tournament can cover any of the 17 #SDGs. This year’s Special Category Prize will focus on...

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