Social Innovation Driving Social Change

Social innovation is classified as a key component on the way to establish a new paradigm of innovation. Together with 15 partners from 12 EU member states and another 11 international partners, SI-Drive advances the theoretical understanding of social innovation, conducts a comprehensive global mapping of social innovation, carries out case studies of social innovations in a range of policy fields (environment, energy, mobility, health, education, employment and poverty) and explores future policy issues associated to social innovation.

Key Words: Foresight, Social Innovation
Start:
January 2014
Duration:
4 years
Funded by:
European Commission
Contact:
Matthias Weber, Doris Schartinger, Petra Schaper-Rinkel
Website:
SI-Drive