social innovation

Christian de Boisredon: “Our goal is to give power back to the…

The founder of Sparknews, a social start-up that encourages the media to talk more about innovative solutions, tells us how much of an impact journalism can have.

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WAVE, an exhibition to celebrate collective ingenuity

The WAVE exhibition, designed by BNP Paribas, is curated by Navi Radjou. It highlights how, through creativity and collaboration, collective ingenuity can help change the world, even with little resources.…

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The “mobile revolution” helps African farmers

Over the past recent years, the mobile phone has become the most widely used digital tool in Africa; and more and more initiatives intend to make it an efficient support to the continent’s farmers’…

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Musical shaker could light the way home for African school kids

The Spark, created by Sudha Kheterpal -- a UK-based percussionist, is a percussive shaker that converts the energy from playing it into electricity

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Danone in Indonesia supports social entrepreneurship

In Indonesia, a social business competition allows Danone to support social innovation and identify the young entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs with problem-solving ideas.

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7 Reasons For Social Innovation Optimism

The ability of organizations to create real impact--through things like data, smarter growth, and empowering of constituents--is growing every day - By Kim Syman

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Why social businesses need to scale up, and how they can

On 8 February, the Scaling Development Ventures took place at the MIT (USA) to explore “the best way to bring poverty-alleviating solutions to market at scale.” Jean-Christophe Laugée, Social Innovation…

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How to get ahead … as a social entrepreneur

A new guide for social entrepreneurs offers advice about where they can get help, start-up funds and develop their business

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Co-creation and social business come together in a European online…

“Social & Business Co-Creation: collaboration for impact” is an online collaborative competition that seeks to identify innovative…

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‘A Meeting of Minds’

World’s largest global health and social entrepreneurship conference set for April

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