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The Nominet Trust 100
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The Nominet Trust 100

Celebrating the world’s most inspiring digital social innovationsDigital technology has already transformed how we communicate, how we work and ho…
12 December 2014The Nominet Trust
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Can innovation end global poverty?
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Can innovation end global poverty?

Can the seemingly intractable problems of global poverty be addressed by the latest wonders of science and technology? Last month, the US Agency for…
4 June 2014IRIN News
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Coffee with Cream and Charity
Consumption

Coffee with Cream and Charity

By Shawn Basak via Stanford Social Innovation Review You’re rushing to work and desperate for a morning caffeine fix. You run through a mental inv…
25 September 2013Shawn Basak
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SIX interviews Kathryn Redford on the unique challenges of being a startup business... selling bugs
Climate change

SIX interviews Kathryn Redford on the unique challenges of being a startup business... selling bugs

Ofbug is a startup food business, with a twist: Ofbug farms organic insects for use in a variety of products, but mainly as a sustainable, affordabl…
11 July 2013Kathryn Redford
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Bugs as Food: the Business- Ethical- and Sustainability- Case
Climate change

Bugs as Food: the Business- Ethical- and Sustainability- Case

By Kathryn Redford, Founder of Ofbug Ofbug farms organic insects as a sustainable, affordable protein component in poultry feed. Protein content in…
SIX
11 July 2013
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Small Business, Big Change: A Microentrepreneur’s Guide to Social Responsibility
Consumption

Small Business, Big Change: A Microentrepreneur’s Guide to Social Responsibility

By Susan Chambers The following is an excerpt from the book. As a socially responsible business, you’ll want to ensure that your business adds to,…
18 June 2013Susan Chambers
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Diogo Vasconcelos and the Hiriko Project
Capacity Building

Diogo Vasconcelos and the Hiriko Project

24 January 2012Connor Friesen
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GM microbe breakthrough paves way for large-scale seaweed farming for biofuels
Climate change

GM microbe breakthrough paves way for large-scale seaweed farming for biofuels

byDamian Carrington The ancient art of seaweed farming could provide a solution to a 21st-centuryenergydilemma, with the creation of a geneticall…
23 January 2012Connor Friesen
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La Fageda
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La Fageda

La Fagota is a cooperative of 270 workers, of which 150 suffer some form of mental illness or handicap. It offers high-quality dairy products whilst…
18 October 2010Delphi Jarrett
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Social Venturing
Scaling Innovation

Social Venturing

Social Innovator Series: Ways to design, develop and grow social innovation. This volume - part of a series on methods and issues in social innovat…
28 September 2009Louise Pulford
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