Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword or section
Like this
18Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
The Open Book of Social Innovation

The Open Book of Social Innovation

Ratings: (0)|Views: 899 |Likes:
Published by Nesta
A sourcebook for social innovators, detailing hundreds of ideas, techniques and organisational structures that have transformed public and social enterprises around the world.
A sourcebook for social innovators, detailing hundreds of ideas, techniques and organisational structures that have transformed public and social enterprises around the world.

More info:

Categories:Types, Research
Published by: Nesta on Aug 20, 2010
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

11/18/2012

pdf

text

original

 
SOCIAL INNOVATOR SERIES:WAYS TO DESIGN, DEVELOPAND GROW SOCIAL INNOVATION
Robin MurrayJulie Caulier-GriceGeo Mulgan
THE OPENBOOK OFSOCIALINNOVATION
 
2
TITLE
 
FOREWORD
This volume – part o a series o methods and issues in socialinnovation – describes the hundreds o methods and tools orinnovation being used across the world, as a frst step to developinga knowledge base.It is the result o a major collaboration between NESTA (the NationalEndowment or Science, Technology and the Arts) and the YoungFoundation – two organisations that are committed to the role thatsocial innovation can play in addressing some o the most pressingissues o our time.The Open Book presents a varied, vibrant picture o social innovationin practice and demonstrates the vitality o this rapidly emergingeconomy. It is antastically rich, and demonstrates the diversity oinitiatives being led by entrepreneurs and campaigners, organisationsand movements worldwide.Together with the other volumes in this Series, we hope that thiswork provides a stronger oundation or social innovation based onthe dierent experiences and insights o its pioneers.Like the social ventures it describes, we want this work to grow anddevelop. Your comments, thoughts and stories are welcome at theproject website: www.socialinnovator.inoDr Michael Harris, NESTA
Published March 2010
 
CONTENTS
1
CONTENTS
Introduction 2
Section 1The process of social innovation 11
1. Prompts, inspirations and diagnoses 142. Proposals and ideas 303. Prototyping and pilots 504. Sustaining 585. Scaling and diffusion 826. Systemic change 107
Section 2Connecting people, ideas and resources 124
 
Section 3Ways of supporting social innovation 141
1. Support in the public sector 1462. Support in the grant economy 1673. Support in the market economy 1804. Support in the informal or household economy 195Bibliography 209Index 211 Acknowledgements 220

Activity (18)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 thousand reads
1 hundred reads
Jason Quin liked this
ashaik1 liked this
g0nchan liked this
g0nchan liked this
ananth999 liked this
c_s_wagon liked this

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->