What we do

Research

We want to change the way people think about society’s most pressing problems, who can solve them, and the possibiliti ...

Find out more

Work with Communities

We support people and organisations to take action together to create fairer communities where everyone can thrive. W ...

Find out more

Live Work Create

Social Innovation & Investment

We are a leading centre for social innovation, creating new solutions to entrenched problems through social ventures, mo ...

Find out more

Latest News

SIC logo
events

SIC webinar: Creative ways to address housing exclusion

Date: 16 July 2018
Time: 11:00 BST - 12:00 UK
Venue: Online webinar

Date: 16 July 2018

Time: 11:00 BST - 12:00 UK

Venue: Online webinar

Join The Young Foundation and FEANTSA for this webinar on creative approaches tackling barriers to affordable housing.

Join us
page

Data Scientist

We are looking for a dynamic Data Scientist to help shape and progress our increasing interest in and work using data science methods.

Atlas of the world
Publication

Amplify: Voices and actions in places

Print date: April 2018

Print date: April 2018

Our Amplify work responds to the real, lived experiences of people and the communities in which they live. We share some of our learnings to date in this report.

events

The Great Get Together picnic, Bethnal Green

Date: 24 June 2018
Time: 12:30 - 15:00
Venue: Weavers Adventure Playground, Viaduct Street, E2 0BH

Date: 24 June 2018

Time: 12:30 - 15:00

Venue: Weavers Adventure Playground, Viaduct Street, E2 0BH

In celebration of Jo Cox’s belief that “We are far more united and have far more in common with each other than things that divide us,” come along to our Great Get Together picnic at Weavers Adventure Playground, Bethnal Green.

Twitter feed

 
blog

The Hero with a Thousand Faces

Heroes live among us. In literature, film, activism, politics. From Greek myths to Star Wars, our attraction to heroic endeavour is deep within every culture; deep within our psyche. It pervades most of our modern day story-telling. We demand a story with a human face. We love to journey with them through adversity; sharing in their agonies and rejoicing in their triumphs.

 
blog

How to set up a process of social innovation

SIC will be sharing our process, methodology, cases and solutions from our experimentation work over the coming months. We hope it will inspire similar work throughout Europe, creating a common voice for social change. We start by sharing our methodology.