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The Hivos Social Innovation Award went to ….

The Hivos Social Innovation Award went to ….

On 5 February 2015, the jury announced the winners of the Hivos Social Innovation Award 2014.During an inspiring evening in Amsterdam facilitated by Hivos, six finalists took central stage and shared their innovations with a live audience of 125 VIP guests and some 300 viewers through the livestream. Design students from the Sandberg Institute gave the event its look and feel, which you can see...

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Development, Impact & You (DIY)

Development, Impact & You (DIY)

Toolkitting transformation – by Remko Berkhout & Josine Stremmelaar. Our writing of this blog competed with our reading of Russel Shorto’s Amsterdam¹. Shorto’s analysis of the turbulent late 16th/17th Century is instructive for change agents struggling to transform contemporary societies. Early 17th Century Europe was in a state of chaos. Citizens, merchants and  politicians alike...

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