What happens when women run a city? Does female leadership have a transformative impact on our cityscape and daily lives? What are the challenges for women engaged in the complex task of steering urban renewal? Join the debate with elected leaders and experts, including Leader of Lambeth Council Lib Peck and our director of applied… → Read More
SI LIVE is a two-day event in Lisbon exploring the future of social innovation research, incubation and action. The event, which will be live-streamed on 12-13 November, will bring together leading social innovators, academics and practitioners to discuss and explore the future agenda for social innovation, how best to incubate and scale social innovations, and… → Read More
The Young Foundation’s Transition programme supports people developing ideas, campaigns or ventures that have a positive social aim; Distilling the best of social innovation teaching into four key workshops. If you are an existing or would-be social innovator with an idea to change society for the better, join the Transition programme’s interactive introduction day to:… → Read More
Following our collaboration with Llamau – a large charity supporting socially excluded people – on our Wales Accelerator programme, we are supporting their annual celebration event by holding a series of debates from 12.00pm to 2.00pm at the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay, and on a bus in front of the Senedd! The full event, which will… → Read More
The ‘local’ has attained ever greater political resonance as a site of registration and resistance to globalisation. In this session we look at three different projects of ‘thick’ mapping in which an attempt is being made to capture the peculiarities of place at a time of accelerated structural change. With Barbara Brayshay ‘Community Development Through… → Read More
Are you currently looking for an experience to help you start or change your career? Have you been an intern or an apprentice? Did you love or hate it? Or were you somewhere in between? Being an intern or apprentice is often an essential step to entering a new job, career, or sector. Yet… → Read More
Read the executive summary of the draft strategy for the civic economy in Portugal.
How we can remove the institutional and cultural barriers preventing many women from reaching positions of leadership? What can different sectors learn from one another in the fight for true equality? Ceri Goddard, Director of Gender at the Young Foundation, will be arguing for disrupting the debate on women in leadership. Join us at St Paul’s… → Read More
You are invited to join The Young Foundation as we support and incubate social innovation across Europe Experienced social innovators from the UK and beyond will come together to share experience, advice and stories of success. A day of breakout sessions and more structured presentations will inspire and support you as you build knowledge,… → Read More
Mapping the Field is the opening seminar in the Living Maps Series of seminars, which looks at ways ordinary people can create alternative geographies.