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Dive into Resilience

SiG has produced an entire webinar series on topics related to social innovation, which you can find in our video collection. In our webinar with Frances Westley, she explored the related concepts of social innovation and resilience. She offers some

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Dive into Resilience

SiG has produced an entire webinar series on topics related to social innovation, which you can find in our video collection. In our webinar with Frances Westley, she explored the related concepts of social innovation and resilience. She offers some

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Dive into Corporate Social Innovation

What classifies as CSI may more easily be broken down along a spectrum. While some corporations and impact investors are examining the Blended Value work of Jed Emerson, or Mark Kramer and Michael Porter’s work on Shared Value, others are

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Dive into Corporate Social Innovation

What classifies as CSI may more easily be broken down along a spectrum. While some corporations and impact investors are examining the Blended Value work of Jed Emerson, or Mark Kramer and Michael Porter’s work on Shared Value, others are

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Dip into Corporate Social Innovation

“As the financial and ecological systems weaken and stresses build, human nature dictates that we try to do more of what worked in the past. We focus even more on the conventionally defined bottom line. Stuck in a hole, we

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Dip into Corporate Social Innovation

“As the financial and ecological systems weaken and stresses build, human nature dictates that we try to do more of what worked in the past. We focus even more on the conventionally defined bottom line. Stuck in a hole, we

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Dip into Labs

You may be wondering, what, exactly, a ‘lab’ is all about. There seem to be two main types of processes, Change Labs and Design Labs. They are similar in some ways but also have unique characteristics: Change Labs tend to emphasize

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Dip into Labs

You may be wondering, what, exactly, a ‘lab’ is all about. There seem to be two main types of processes, Change Labs and Design Labs. They are similar in some ways but also have unique characteristics: Change Labs tend to emphasize

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Dive into Social Technology

Examples of inspiring applications of social technology abound, and due to the fast paced nature of development, social innovators are leveraging the best ideas today to set about changing some of the most entrenched social systems. Let’s start with some

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Dive into Social Technology

Examples of inspiring applications of social technology abound, and due to the fast paced nature of development, social innovators are leveraging the best ideas today to set about changing some of the most entrenched social systems. Let’s start with some

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Dip into Developmental Evaluation

What are you learning as you try out this new idea? What does your learning mean? What does it tell us about whether we’re on the right track or not? How is the learning useful to you, to this project

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Dip into Developmental Evaluation

What are you learning as you try out this new idea? What does your learning mean? What does it tell us about whether we’re on the right track or not? How is the learning useful to you, to this project

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Dip into Impact Investing & Social Finance

To best explain how impact investing and social finance work and why they matter to Canada, watch this video with Tim Draimin, Executive Director, SiG National. In November 2010, SiG helped release the report Mobilizing Private Capital for Public Good

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Dip into Impact Investing & Social Finance

To best explain how impact investing and social finance work and why they matter to Canada, watch this video with Tim Draimin, Executive Director, SiG National. In November 2010, SiG helped release the report Mobilizing Private Capital for Public Good

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Dip into Public Sector Innovation

There are a growing number of examples of innovation happening within different governments. One very interesting example is the MindLab that is part of the national government of Denmark. Watch this video of the lead at MindLab, Christian Bason, talking

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Dip into Public Sector Innovation

There are a growing number of examples of innovation happening within different governments. One very interesting example is the MindLab that is part of the national government of Denmark. Watch this video of the lead at MindLab, Christian Bason, talking

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Dive into Scaling

The following paper takes a more in-depth look at the dynamics involved in scaling related to social innovation. At the same time, it differentiates between the popular terms of social entrepreneurship, social enterprise, and social innovation; an attempt to encourage

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Dive into Scaling

The following paper takes a more in-depth look at the dynamics involved in scaling related to social innovation. At the same time, it differentiates between the popular terms of social entrepreneurship, social enterprise, and social innovation; an attempt to encourage

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Dip into Scaling

You may either know or be an entrepreneur working for positive social change. Social entrepreneurs experiment with very effective social change projects or programs for the benefit of individual and/or communities. But when they begin to search for opportunities to

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Dip into Scaling

You may either know or be an entrepreneur working for positive social change. Social entrepreneurs experiment with very effective social change projects or programs for the benefit of individual and/or communities. But when they begin to search for opportunities to

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