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Stories of Change: How Project Elpís is giving hope to refugees
Migration

Stories of Change: How Project Elpís is giving hope to refugees

At SIX we think it is important to tell stories where social innovation has impacted people’s lives for the better. Our Stories of Change series t…
20 July 2016Defne Avcioglu
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Odyssea: Creating innovative solutions to Greece’s environmental and humanitarian crises
Migration

Odyssea: Creating innovative solutions to Greece’s environmental and humanitarian crises

Lifejackets left by refugees arriving on Lesbos Photo credit: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty ImagesThe impact that the passing of 1 million refugees throu…
14 July 2016Defne Avcioglu
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Do Not Feed the Rumor: How Amadora City Council is challenging stereotypes against immigrants
Education

Do Not Feed the Rumor: How Amadora City Council is challenging stereotypes against immigrants

The Amadora City Council launched a campaign "Do not feed the rumor" with the goal of demystifying rumours and prejudice against the immigrant commu…
20 May 2016SIE
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Options Foodlab: How food making and sharing is supporting migrant integration in Greece
Migration

Options Foodlab: How food making and sharing is supporting migrant integration in Greece

Eddy Adams of SIX met Penny Travlou at the Unusual Suspects Festival in Glasgow, where she spoke passionately about the work she's been involved in…
26 January 2016Social Innovation Europe
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Filisia: Working with users to design products to support people with disabilities
Design

Filisia: Working with users to design products to support people with disabilities

BackgroundFilisia creates playful interactive experiences for people with disabilities using music, games and sensors to help their rehabilitation.…
8 April 2015Design for Europe
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Athens: Social Unity Through Urban Crisis
Article

Athens: Social Unity Through Urban Crisis

This Article is written by Zoe Spiliopoulou as part of theSocial Life of Cities Seriesfor Urban Times. For the past five yearsausterity measureshave…
7 August 2013Zoe Spiliopoulou
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KoiSPE - Mental Health Co-operatives
Health

KoiSPE - Mental Health Co-operatives

KoiSPErepresents a new pathway to social inclusion for persons with psychosocial disabilities and serves both therapeutic and entreprencial purposes…
22 February 2010Louise Pulford
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