Posts Categorised: Research


The importance of responsibility

Hannah Rich, researcher on the SIC project, spoke with Matija Raos from KIKI Innovation Collab host centre in Zagreb, Croatia, run by the Croatian Independent Professionals Association, about her experience on the project so far.  How do you feel the process has gone so far? It’s been a really interesting journey for us because of having… → Read More


Why we should all be doing experimentation

Research Assistant, Hannah Rich. caught up with Oliver and Agnes from Pärnu Community Fund, the host centre in Estonia, to talk about their experiences of the SIC experimentation process so far.


Co-creation workshops across 5 cities

Social innovation can be understood as innovative ideas which simultaneously are good for society and enhance society’s capacity to act. Through the experimentation work package of SIC, we are working with local partners, using the tools and methods of social innovation to co-create solutions to collectively defined local issues and challenges. We recruited 5 diverse… → Read More


‘Humanity at Work’: implications and policy outcomes

        The Young Foundation, in partnership with Co-operatives UK, have created a joint set of key learnings that government and civil society can take from this model for the UK and beyond. We will be utilizing these proposals to influence the debate going forward on how to develop truly inclusive societies.


#YFWeekly International Women’s Day Edition

On International Women’s Day 2017, our weekly news brief celebrates the work of women and highlights how our research and partnering organisations are working to tackle continuing gender inequalities.


#YFWeekly Edition 2

Bringing you some highlights from across the three areas of our work; social innovation and investment, work with communities and research.