Britain: Where Next for the Social Innovation Eco-System in the UK?

Published: January 2018 Publication Type: Publication

Author: Dr Charlotte Heales

The UK has a well-developed social innovation (SI) eco-system that has helped drive the rapid advancement of SI, particularly through social enterprise. However, whilst the UK continues to lead, there are further opportunities for research and capacity building beyond the field of social enterprise.

One of the 62 articles featured in the Atlas of Social Innovation, complied by 25 international partners as part of the EU-funded SI-DRIVE project, delivered by The Young Foundation’s research team.

Atlas of Social Innovation - New Practices for a Better Future

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The SI-DRIVE Project



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