Social innovation is elegantly defined by Ingrid Burkett as, “the design and implementation of better ways to harness assets and meet needs, for the benefit of people and the planet”.
We often get stuck by only being able to see small variations on the way we currently do things, but expect a significant change in the outcomes to be created. In order to transform the outcome, we also need to transform the approach.
We need to:
There are a number of organisations that support social innovation in Australia, including:
Internationally, social innovation organisations include:
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