Archivi per il tag: social innovation

Some mapping links

Last update on 04 luglio 2013.

Here are some links about innovative mapping that we found interesting. Click on that widget to see more and feel to add new content to the topic.

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Mapping Innovators

Last update on 04 luglio 2013.

Mapping Innovators

This week, Imagination for People (I4P) focuses on innovative uses of maps and geolocation in social projects.

During the past few years, social projects making use of mapping tools, geolocation, and maps have taken a fascinating turn. From disparate ideas and initiatives, they have developed into something of a “scene”, within the domain of social innovation. Here are a few of the projects and people we find particularly inspiring, as we explore this domain.

Learning more about them, you may get an inkling of the richness of the mapping scene. While some of ...

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Focus Week: Mapping Social Innovation

Last update on 04 luglio 2013.

This month, we’re initiating a new approach to group and community participation. Focus Weeks will use broad themes to collaboratively explore several facets of social innovation. During those Focus Weeks we will encourage you to participate in collaborative activities and spread the word about stimulating projects, social actors, and relevant content. Those theme-based Focus Weeks will occur each month. In order to expand social innovation’s knowledge base, we will wrap up each Focus Week with an overview of the week’s activities and contents. This overview will then be available on our site.

September Is Innovative Mapping Month ...

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Imagination for People's groups and community

Last update on 04 luglio 2013.

AnimFr

Right now, AnimFr (fr)  (group of project facilitors, groups and collaborative networks) is coproducing a summary of the arguments that explains the strong points of collaboration as simply as possible. The reasoning (found in Creative Commons) can be reused in different contexts with the goal of touching people who were not aware of collaboration and to let them live an “ irreversible experience in cooperation ” (fr). Come and participate in this discussion by signing up at AnimFr (fr), then read the discussion threads here (fr).

InnovAfrica

The InnovAfrica (fr) forum (in French only) is co-built in a collaborative way with ...

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