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