As a student at Hitotsubashi University, Daichi Konuma would have passionate conversations with his friends about changing the world for the better. After graduating he enlisted with Japan Overseas...more
This article focuses on the desi Indian concept of paisa vasool - a value rich product. The product of focus is an innovative-ly engineered wheelchair. This wheelchair is robust enough to withstand...more
Simon Fraser University's RADIUS (RADical Ideas, Useful to Society) lab initiated its Social Innovation Activators program in November 2015. The purpose of the program is to lead the University's...more
The potential for technology to solve challenges in new ways, to enable faster scale, and to invite people around the world into the global economy is limitless. With technological innovation and...more
This scholarly article seeks to explore the role of civil society in new urban governance arrangements that will hopefully contribute to counter the trends towards social exclusion.
The Jump Start Incubator is a company that helps new small business owners get over the first initial hump. It creates a positive environment full of guidance resources to help new companies survive...more
Attempts have been made to address some issues of social impact bonds. Immediate savings for the commissioner has been looked into by providers developing SIBs. Social impact bonds remain the best...more
This article started out by stating the increase in donations to non-profits and social services organization in anticipation of decreased in funding with the upcoming administration.