An employability programme aimed at those previously involved with the criminal justice system
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" ...the original theory of change with CEO is to try pilots that then drive more systemic changes in programs with the biggest impact."
 

Kristin Morse, former Executive Director, Center for Economic Opportunity

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Creating the world’s first Social Innovation City

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“An opportunity for entrepreneurs and innovators to develop real pilots in real places with real citizens.”

Josep Pique, CEO, Office of Economic Growth, Barcelona City Council 

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Behavioural Insight Team Credit
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“Creating services which are easier to use and more effective.”

David Halpern, Chief Executive, Behavioural Insights Team

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Nesta Innovation Lab's Code Club programme Code Club, a network of after school coding clubs for children aged nine to 11 run by volunteers
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“To incubate and scale disruptive innovation for the public good.” 

Helen Goulden, Executive Director, Nesta Innovation Lab

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Centre for Public Service Innovation
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To create an innovation culture across the South African Government.

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Sitra's Health Kiosk  programme aims to  increase access to  healthcare in Finland Photo courtesy of Patrick  Rastenberg © Sitra
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“ …a change agent in society which is taking risk on behalf of the public and private sectors.” 

Mikko Kosonen, President, Sitra

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‘One Laptop Per Child’ by Ryanne Lai is licensed under CC by 2.0
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“Focused on social innovation to benefit the most vulnerable people in Colombia.” 

Natalia Currea Dereser, Centro de Innovación Social

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Family by Family is TACSI’s most successful programme to date. Image courtesy of The Australian Centre for Social Innovation (TACSI)
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“Our role is to take organisations in Australia on a journey towards becoming high-impact social innovators.” 

Carolyn Curtis, CEO, TACSI

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Khoo Teck Puat Hospital won the 2013 Ps21 Gold ExCEL award for their Ageing in Place project. Image courtesy of  PS21 Office
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“Staff suggestions were floated up to the senior management of each agency for consideration. When the senior management started to see good ideas coming up from the ground they started paying attention.” 

Tay Choon Hong, Director, PS21 Office

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“The fund aims to inspire evidence-based policies related to youth.” 

Mathieu Valdenaire, Fonds d’expérimentation pour la jeunesse

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Investing in Innovation Fund (i3)
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“Creating a real innovation pipeline, that starts off with lots of ideas, figures out whether they are actually impactful and then provides resources for them to go to the next level.”

Jim Shelton, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Education

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New York City Innovation Zone
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“ …working in schools, working in external markets, and driving systemic reform.” 

Andrea Coleman, former CEO, iZone

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La 27e Région
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“Transforming administrations requires not only new methods, but also new kinds of alliances able to generate radical reflexivity from within. That is what we call Friendly Hacking.” 

Stéphane Vincent, Director, La 27e Région

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Academic institutions  are consulted on  datos.gob.mx
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“A new governance model to transform the relationship between government and society to strengthen democracy.” 

Open Government Partnership

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Performance Management and Delivery Unit (PEMANDU)
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“Because we are part of the Prime Minister’s Office and not aligned to any particular ministry or agency, our greatest advantage is that we are able to cross boundaries.”
Chris Tan, Director, PEMANDU

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New Orleans Innovation Delivery Team
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“Dedicated capacity for innovation and delivery has transformed the way we solve big problems in New Orleans.”

Mayor Mitch Landrieu

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VINNOVA
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“We are supporting companies and organisations that would like to test out new ideas of how they can become more innovative”

Charlotte Brogen, CEO, VINNOVA

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Mayor's Office of New Urban Mechanics (MONUM)
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“Creating a context in which risks can be taken to enable and sustain a culture of innovation.”

Nigel Jacob, Co-chair, MONUM

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MindLab
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“Stimulating the dialogue in Denmark on transforming our public sector and creating a different interplay between the state and local level.” 

Christian Bason, Director, MindLab

London skyline
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Minas Gerais State Office for Strategic Priorities (Photo courtesy of Minas Gerais State Office for Strategic Priorities)
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The Minas Gerais State Office for Strategic Priorities in Brazil  was created in 2011 to help develop an innovation-driven culture in  the state government.

Family by Family is TACSI’s most successful programme to date. Image courtesy of The Australian Centre for Social Innovation (TACSI)
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“Our role is to take organisations in Australia on a journey towards becoming high-impact social innovators.” 

Carolyn Curtis, CEO, TACSI

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