Case Studies

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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‘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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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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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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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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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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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.